Poor Expression : Concealing Social Class Stigma

@inproceedings{Garcia2007PoorE,
  title={Poor Expression : Concealing Social Class Stigma},
  author={S. M. Costilla Garcia},
  year={2007}
}
Three studies found that people from lower-class backgrounds are less expressive toward interaction partners from upper-class backgrounds except in contexts where they share minority status on another dimension. In Study 1, White lower-class dyad members behaved less expressively than their upper-class interaction partners, while in African American and… CONTINUE READING