Racial minorities’ attitudes toward interracial couples: An intersection of race and gender

  title={Racial minorities’ attitudes toward interracial couples: An intersection of race and gender},
  author={Roxie Chuang and Clara L. Wilkins and Ming Yik Tan and Caroline Mead},
  journal={Group Processes \& Intergroup Relations},
  pages={453 - 467}
Four studies examined racial minorities’ attitudes toward interracial couples. Overall, Asian and Black Americans indicated lower warmth towards interracial than same-race couples. We hypothesized that perceived competition for same-race partners would predict attitudes toward particular pairings. Consistent with predictions, attitudes towards interracial couples varied based on the societal prevalence of particular types of couples. Black American women (but not men) indicated more negative… 

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