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ERIC Number: EJ551275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4545
On Physical Attractiveness Stereotyping in Taiwan: A Revised Sociocultural Perspective.
Chen, Nicole Y.; Shaffer, David R.; Wu, Chenghuan
Journal of Social Psychology, v137 n1 p117-24 Feb 1997
Questions the current thesis that people from "collectivist" cultures are less likely to make character inferences based on physical attractiveness. Presents the results of a study that revealed Taiwanese undergraduates assigning positive character attributes to people based on their physical attractiveness. Discusses related literature (Karen K. Dion and others) and other experiments. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Taiwan