American = White?

@article{Devos2005AmericanW,
  title={American = White?},
  author={Thierry Devos and Mahzarin R. Banaji},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={2005},
  volume={88 3},
  pages={
          447-66
        }
}
  • T. Devos, M. Banaji
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
Six studies investigated the extent to which American ethnic groups (African, Asian, and White) are associated with the category "American." Although strong explicit commitments to egalitarian principles were expressed in Study 1, Studies 2-6 consistently revealed that both African and Asian Americans as groups are less associated with the national category "American" than are White Americans. Under some circumstances, a dissociation between mean levels of explicit beliefs and implicit… 

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