Gender Stereotypes and Attitudes Toward Women and Men

@article{Eagly1989GenderSA,
  title={Gender Stereotypes and Attitudes Toward Women and Men},
  author={A. Eagly and A. Mladinic},
  journal={Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin},
  year={1989},
  volume={15},
  pages={543 - 558}
}
  • A. Eagly, A. Mladinic
  • Published 1989
  • Psychology
  • Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin
  • Attitude theory is used to provide a conceptual analysis of how attitudes toward men and women relate to gender stereotypes. Consistent with this analysis, attitudes toward the sexes related positively to the evaluative meaning of the corresponding gender stereo-types. In addition, attitudes and stereotypes about women were extremely favorable - in fact, more favorable than those about men. The findings also demonstrated that the Attitudes Toward Women Scale assesses attitudes toward equal… CONTINUE READING
    644 Citations
    Current Gender Stereotypes and Their Evaluative Content
    • 53
    Correlates of negative attitudes toward gay men: Sexism, male role norms, and male sexuality
    • M. Davies
    • Psychology, Medicine
    • Journal of sex research
    • 2004
    • 182
    The development of implicit gender attitudes.
    • 45
    • PDF
    The Role of Threats in the Racial Attitudes of Blacks and Whites
    • 448
    • PDF

    References