Are blacks more or less shy than other races?

April 1996
Jet;4/8/96, Vol. 89 Issue 21, p14
Reports that a total of 48 percent of all Americans are shy according to a study conducted by Indiana University. Increase of shy people; Shyness as a function of personality.


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