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Whistling Vivaldi : How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do (Reprint) (Paperback) (Claude M.

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Claude M. Steele, who has been called “one of the few great social psychologists,” offers a vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity. He sheds new light on American social phenomena from racial and gender gaps in test scores to the belief in the superior athletic prowess of black men, and lays out a plan for mitigating these “stereotype threats” and reshaping American identities.Claude M. Steele, who has been called “one of the few great social psychologists,” offers a vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity. He sheds new light on American social phenomena from racial and gender gaps in test scores to the belief in the superior athletic prowess of black men, and lays out a plan for mitigating these “stereotype threats” and reshaping American identities.
Claude M. Steele, who has been called "one of the few great social psychologists," offers a vivid first-person account of the research that supports his groundbreaking conclusions on stereotypes and identity. He sheds new light on American social phenomena from racial and gender gaps in test scores to the belief in the superior athletic prowess of black men, and lays out a plan for mitigating these "stereotype threats" and reshaping American identities.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 242
Genre: Social Science
Sub-Genre: Sociology / General
Series Title: Issues of Our Time
Format: Paperback
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Claude M. Steele
Language: English
Street Date: April 4, 2011
TCIN: 13352281
UPC: 9780393339727
Item Number (DPCI): 248-63-2331
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