The 10 Worst Ways You Stereotype Yourself
- Attitudes of Managers Who Are More or Less Career Plateaued. Allen, Tammy D.; Poteet, Mark L. // Career Development Quarterly;Dec98, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p159
Focuses on a study that investigated demographic and attitudinal differences of managers who are more or less career plateaued. Demographic variables related to career plateauing; Attitudes and behaviors related to career plateauing; Methods and results of the study.
- OCCUPATION AND IMPRESSIONS: STEREOTYPES OF MALES AND FEMALES IN THREE PROFESSIONS. Decker, Wayne H. // Social Behavior & Personality: An International Journal;
Stereotypes of persons in three professions and of "average persons" were studied. The results suggested an earlier finding is limited in generality, if not an artifact. The pattern of males being perceived as more autonomous and effective but less acceptable than females occurred only when...
- Perspectives of Employed People Experiencing Homelessness of Self and Being Homeless: Challenging Socially Constructed Perceptions and Stereotypes. SHIER, MICHEAL L.; JONES, MARION E.; GRAHAM, JOHN R. // Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare;Dec2010, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p13
In a study that sought to identify the multiple factors resulting in homelessness from the perspective of 65 individuals in Calgary, Alberta, Canada who were both employed and homeless, we found that participants' perceptions of being homeless emerged as a major theme which impacts their entry...
- Vive la difference! Halpern, Sylvie // CA Magazine;Oct96, Vol. 129 Issue 8, p22
Presents five stories on the practice of stereotyping in the accounting profession. Barrier of age; Being a female corporate tax specialist lawyer; Preference of suburban jobs over big city glamour; Difficulty in finding work by an Amerindian; Career opportunities for homosexuals.
- European businesswomen being hindered by gender stereotyping. // Personnel Today;8/6/2002, p59
Presents a chart depicting the views of women on the barriers to their advancement at work in Europe. Effect of gender stereotyping on success of businesswomen Reasons for denial of career progression to businesswomen; Influence of family commitments on personal growth of women executives.
- The dumb side of happiness. Doskoch, Peter // Psychology Today;Sep/Oct94, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p16
Comments on a study that found people resort to stereotypic thinking when they are happy as well as when they are frustrated or angry. Galen V. Bodenhausen; Report in the `Journal of Personality and Social Psychology'; Racial stereotypes; Study details.
- Dynamics of ethnic stereotypes. Gudkov, Lev D. // Russian Social Science Review;May/Jun96, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p54
Studies the Russians' ethnic stereotype images of people of other races. Background on the study; Factors affecting one's ethnic stereotypes.
- Critical editions, hypertexts, and genetic criticism. Thomas Tanselle, G. // Romanic Review;May95, Vol. 86 Issue 3, p581
Talks about the presence of a stereotype among the writers of textual information. Details of a stereotypical approach of the Anglo-American presentation of texts; Reference to the Center for Editions of American Authors; Classification of textual apparatus in language.
- Stereotypes about Attractiveness: When Beautiful Is Not Better. Farley, Sally D.; Chia, Rosina C.; Allred, Linda J. // Journal of Social Behavior & Personality;Sep98, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p479
Investigates the effect of attractiveness and gender on perception of job competence. Preference on women over men and unattractive people over their attractive counterparts; Definition of stereotype; Stereotypes based on physical appearance and gender; Literature on the pros and cons of...