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ERIC Number: EJ472306
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0897-5264
Resistance to Affirmative Action: A Test of Four Explanatory Models.
Dietz-Uhler, Beth; Murrell, Audrey J.
Journal of College Student Development, v34 n5 p352-57 Sep 1993
Examined four models that explain resistance to affirmative action policies for women: self-interest, procedural justice, sexism, and ingroup favoritism. Subjects were 138 undergraduate students. Greatest support was found for ingroup favoritism; when individuals had a favorable policy evaluation, they evaluated an applicant more favorably when that candidate was an ingroup members. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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