Four-year-olds' beliefs about how others regard males and females.

  title={Four-year-olds' beliefs about how others regard males and females.},
  author={M. L. Halim and D. Ruble and C. Tamis-LeMonda},
  journal={The British journal of developmental psychology},
  volume={31 Pt 1},
  • M. L. Halim, D. Ruble, C. Tamis-LeMonda
  • Published 2013
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The British journal of developmental psychology
  • Children's awareness of how others evaluate their gender could influence their behaviours and well-being, yet little is known about when this awareness develops and what influences its emergence. The current study investigated culturally diverse 4-year-olds' (N = 240) public regard for gender groups and whether exposure to factors that convey status and highlight gender influenced it. Children were asked whether most people thought (i) girls or boys, and (ii) women or men, were better. Overall… CONTINUE READING
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