Social Psychology Unit 2 IP
Issues of stereotypes are common areas of study within social psychology. In particular, the area of gender role stereotypes has received large amounts of attention over the recent decades.
Choose 1 study from the following options:
Meyer, M., & Gelman, S. A. (2016). Gender essentialism in children and parents: Implications for the development of gender stereotyping and gender-typed preferences. Sex Roles, 75(9-10), 409-421. doi: http://dx.doi.org.proxy.
Steffens, M. C., & Jelenec, P. (2011). Separating implicit gender stereotypes regarding math and language: Implicit ability stereotypes are self-serving for boys and men, but not for girls and women. Sex Roles, 64(5-6), 324-335. doi: http://dx.doi.org.proxy.
Rice, L., & Barth, J. M. (2016). Hiring decisions: The effect of evaluator gender and gender stereotype characteristics on the evaluation of job applicants. Gender Issues, 33(1), 1-21. doi: http://dx.doi.org.proxy.
Endendijk, J. J., Derks, B., & Mesman, J. (2018). Does parenthood change implicit gender-role stereotypes and behaviors? Journal of Marriage and Family, 80(1), 61-79. doi: http://dx.doi.org.proxy.
Then, based on the study chosen, answer the following:
- In your own words, summarize and explain the results of the study chosen.
- Discuss the implications of the study in regards to gender stereotypes (i.e., what stereotypes were found or not found).
- Explain how gender stereotypes have changed over the past 30 years.
Please cite the study chosen in your paper. Use in-text citations and a reference list according to APA style guidelines.
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