ERIC Number: EJ580875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Experimenter Influences and Children's Cross-Gender Behavior.
Fisher-Thompson, Donna; Burke, Theresa A.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v39 n9/10 p669-84 Nov 1998
Measures 129 third and fourth graders' adjustment of their behavior to fit the attitudes of an experimenter after assessing their verbal preferences for gender-typed and cross-gender activities. Relative to the control condition, experimenters were able to reduce, but not increase, the proportion of cross-gender activities children engaged in. (MMU)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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