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  • group
  • Why do we use stereotypes? Perhaps it is mere mental laziness â€" we feel it takes too much effort (and risk) to get to know a person. Maybe we like our categories. They provide us with artificial ways to feel superior to a person or group. (vanguardngr.com)
  • The results also demonstrated that both mediational paths from chronic stereotype threat to mathematical achievement: through working memory depletion and through intellectual helplessness were significant but only for girls that were highly identified with their gender group. (frontiersin.org)
  • Results
  • Dr Fabio Fasoli said: "These results demonstrate that the mere sound of a voice is sufficient to trigger stereotyping denying gay- and lesbian-sounding speakers the qualities that are considered typical of their gender. (phys.org)
  • school
  • Moving beyond past theory, this study examined a new mechanism by which chronic stereotype threat decreases school achievement - namely intellectual helplessness. (frontiersin.org)
  • often
  • The great number of persons who passed through his consulting-room every morning rendered it inevitable that to a large extent his advice should become stereotyped and his prescriptions often reduced to mere stock formulae, but in really serious cases he was not to be surpassed in the skill and carefulness of his diagnosis and in his attention to detail. (wikisource.org)
  • data
  • Using structural equation modeling on data from a representative sample of girls from secondary schools, the current research examined the relations of chronic stereotype threat with mathematical achievement, and effectiveness of working memory functions. (frontiersin.org)
  • different
  • “I grew up with a strong stereotype about marrying an Ibo woman because my uncle had marital difficulties with one. This view began to change when one of my other uncles married a lady from my area and he had marital difficulties that led to a divorce. Two wives from two different tribes, same marital challenges. Was the problem because the lady is from Ibo? (vanguardngr.com)