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National differences in gender–science stereotypes predict national sex differences in science and math achievement
About 70% of more than half a million Implicit Association Tests completed by citizens of 34 countries revealed expected implicit stereotypes associating science with males more than with females. WeExpand
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The satisfaction with life scale: Psychometrics properties in an adolescent sample
The Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS) was developed in the United States as a multiitem scale for the overall assessment of life satisfaction as cognitive-judgmental process, rather as aExpand
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Culture-Level Dimensions of Social Axioms and Their Correlates across 41 Cultures
Leung and colleagues have revealed a five-dimensional structure of social axioms across individuals from five cultural groups. The present research was designed to reveal the culture level factorExpand
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The Attractive Female Body Weight and Female Body Dissatisfaction in 26 Countries Across 10 World Regions: Results of the International Body Project I
This study reports results from the first International Body Project (IBP-I), which surveyed 7,434 individuals in 10 major world regions about body weight ideals and body dissatisfaction.Expand
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Immigration, acculturation and the paradox of adaptation in Europe
Drawing from the International Comparative Study of Ethnocultural Youth (ICSEY) dataset, this paper examines the immigrant paradox phenomenon among a group of immigrant youth in five EuropeanExpand
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Religious involvement and the forgiving personality.
The relationship between religious involvement and forgiveness was assessed in three samples of Western Europeans living in a social environment dominated by the Catholic tradition. The samplesExpand
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Acculturation strategies among adolescents from immigrant families in Portugal
Abstract The aim of this study was to understand preferences in acculturation strategies among adolescents with immigrant background in Portugal. The study sample consisted of 313 adolescents (meanExpand
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Gender Stereotypes in Portuguese Television Advertisements
This study examined the portrayal of men andwomen in a sample of Portuguese television commercials,attempting to replicate and extend past investigationsdone in America, Australia, Britain, andExpand
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Love Styles: A Cross-Cultural Study of British, Indian, and Portuguese College Students
Love is among the most fundamental aspects of the experience of being human. After decades of neglect, science has become infatuated with love. In recent years there has been a major resurgence ofExpand
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Initial psychological responses to Influenza A, H1N1 ("Swine flu")
BackgroundThe outbreak of the pandemic flu, Influenza A H1N1 (Swine Flu) in early 2009, provided a major challenge to health services around the world. Previous pandemics have led to stockpiling ofExpand
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