ERIC Number: EJ613776
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Creating Gender Role Behavior: Demonstrating the Impact of Power Differentials.
Collins, Lynn H.
Teaching of Psychology, v27 n1 p37-40 Win 2000
Describes a demonstration that draws parallels between the Zimbardo prison experiment and the impact that assignment to low and high power roles can have on the behavior of men and women. Finds that students rated women as more similar to prisoners (subordinate role) and men as more similar to guards (dominant role). (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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