ERIC Number: EJ627463
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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An Ambivalent Alliance: Hostile and Benevolent Sexism as Complementary Justifications for Gender Inequality.
Glick, Peter; Fiske, Susan T.
American Psychologist, v56 n2 p109-18 Feb 2001
Review recent theory and empirical research on hostile and benevolent sexism, discussing the nature of sexism; why benevolent prejudices matter; hostile and benevolent sexism as universal prejudices; polarized images of women; how sexist benevolence may play a significant role in justifying gender inequality; women's acceptance of sexist ideologies; and implications for theories of prejudice (paternalistic versus envious prejudices). (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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