Is beauty talent? Sex interaction in the attractiveness halo effect

@article{Kaplan1978IsBT,
  title={Is beauty talent? Sex interaction in the attractiveness halo effect},
  author={R. Kaplan},
  journal={Sex Roles},
  year={1978},
  volume={4},
  pages={195-204}
}
Two experiments were performed to replicate and extend previous findings of judgmental bias which favors physically attractive people. In the first experiment male and female subjects judged an essay purportedly written by an attractive or an unattractive female author. The attractive author was rated as significantly more talented by male judges. Female judges rated the attractive author as less talented, although this difference was not statistically significant. A second experiment concerned… Expand
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