Social tuning of the self: consequences for the self-evaluations of stereotype targets.

@article{Sinclair2005SocialTO,
  title={Social tuning of the self: consequences for the self-evaluations of stereotype targets.},
  author={S. Sinclair and Jeffrey R. Huntsinger and Jeanine Skorinko and C. Hardin},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={2005},
  volume={89 2},
  pages={
          160-75
        }
}
  • S. Sinclair, Jeffrey R. Huntsinger, +1 author C. Hardin
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • These experiments examined how social interactions with individuals who ostensibly have stereotype-relevant views affect the self-evaluations of stereotype targets. Participants believed they were going to interact, or actually interacted, with a person who ostensibly had stereotype-consistent or stereotype-inconsistent views about their social group. Consistent with shared reality theory, participants' self-evaluations (Experiments 1, 2, and 3) and behavior (Experiment 2) corresponded with the… CONTINUE READING
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