ERIC Number: EJ613750
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Covert Discrimination against Gay Men by U.S. College Students.
Aberson, Christopher L.; Swan, D. Joye; Emerson, Eric P.
Journal of Social Psychology, v139 n3 p323-34 Jun 1999
Examines the plausibility of sexual orientation as a meaningful social category and the implications of utilizing such a category. Reports that gay men were rated more favorably on the adjective rating scale. A pattern of bias, in which participants showed favoritism toward heterosexual male targets, occurred without justification for bias. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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