Absence of racial, but not gender, stereotyping in Williams syndrome children

  title={Absence of racial, but not gender, stereotyping in Williams syndrome children},
  author={Andreia Santos and A. Meyer-Lindenberg and C. Deruelle},
  journal={Current Biology},
Summary Stereotypes — often implicit attributions to an individual based on group membership categories such as race, religion, age, gender, or nationality — are ubiquitous in human interactions. Even three-year old children clearly prefer their own ethnic group and discriminate against individuals of different ethnicities [1]. While stereotypes may enable rapid behavioural decisions with incomplete information, such biases can lead to conflicts and discrimination, especially because… Expand

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