The role of the prefrontal cortex in controlling gender-stereotypical associations: A TMS investigation

Abstract

Stereotypes associated with gender, race, ethnicity and religion are powerful forces in human social interactions. Previous neuroimaging and neuropsychological studies point to a role of the prefrontal cortex in controlling stereotypical responses. Here we used transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) in combination with an Implicit Association Test (IAT) to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2011.02.037

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