Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do
  • Author : Claude Steele
  • Release Date : 12 April 2010
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Genre : Psychology
  • Pages : 257
  • ISBN 13 : 9780393062496
Ratings: 4
From 16 Voters
Get This Book

Whistling Vivaldi: How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do Book Summary

Through dramatic personal stories, the author shares the experiments and studies that show that exposing subjects to stereotypes, including those applying to race and gender, impairs the subjects' performance in the area affected by the stereotype.

Whistling Vivaldi  How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

Whistling Vivaldi How Stereotypes Affect Us and What We Can Do

Author : Claude Steele
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Psychology
Total View : 469 Views
File Size : 54,9 Mb
Get Book

Through dramatic personal stories, the author shares the experiments and studies that show that exposing subjects to stereotypes, including those applying to race and gender, impairs the subjects' performance in the area affected by the stereotype....

Whistling Vivaldi

Whistling Vivaldi

Author : Claude Steele
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Psychology
Total View : 1152 Views
File Size : 55,5 Mb
Get Book

Examines the role of what the author calls identity contingencies in the lives of individuals and in society as a whole, focusing on stereotype threat, arguing that people who believe they may be judged based on a bad stereotype do not perform as well, and showing how to overcome the ...

Whistling Vivaldi

Whistling Vivaldi

Author : Claude Steele
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Discrimination
Total View : 6425 Views
File Size : 45,5 Mb
Get Book

...

Whistling Vivaldi  And Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us  Issues of Our Time

Whistling Vivaldi And Other Clues to How Stereotypes Affect Us Issues of Our Time

Author : Claude M. Steele
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Social Science
Total View : 7275 Views
File Size : 55,7 Mb
Get Book

The acclaimed social psychologist offers an insider’s look at his research and groundbreaking findings on stereotypes and identity. 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. ...

Summary of Claude Steele s Whistling Vivaldi

Summary of Claude Steele s Whistling Vivaldi

Author : Everest Media,
Publisher : Everest Media LLC
Genre : Social Science
Total View : 5959 Views
File Size : 55,8 Mb
Get Book

Please note: This is a companion version & not the original book. Sample Book Insights: #1 I realized I was black when I was seven or eight years old. I was walking home from school with neighborhood kids, and we learned that we black kids couldn’t swim at the pool in ...

Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice

Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice

Author : Nitin Nohria,Rakesh Khurana
Publisher : Harvard Business Press
Genre : Business & Economics
Total View : 8879 Views
File Size : 52,6 Mb
Get Book

Scores of books and articles have been written in the popular press and mainstream marketplace about leadership: who leaders are, what they do, and why they matter. Yet in academia, there is a dearth of rigorous research, journal articles, or doctoral programs focused on leadership as a discipline. Why do ...

Identity Safe Classrooms

Identity Safe Classrooms

Author : Dorothy M. Steele,Becki Cohn-Vargas
Publisher : Corwin Press
Genre : Education
Total View : 8557 Views
File Size : 49,9 Mb
Get Book

This practitioner-focused guide to creating identity-safe classrooms presents four categories of core instructional practices: Child-centered teaching ; Classroom relationships ; Caring environments ; Cultivating diversity. The book presents a set of strategies that can be implemented immediately by teachers. It includes a wealth of vignettes taken from identity-safe classrooms as well as reflective ...

Strategic Writing

Strategic Writing

Author : Charles Marsh,David W. Guth,Bonnie Poovey Short
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Business & Economics
Total View : 3917 Views
File Size : 50,5 Mb
Get Book

In its third edition, Strategic Writing emphasizes the strategic, goal-oriented mission of high-quality media and public relations writing with clear, concise instructions for more than 40 types of documents. This multidisciplinary text covers writing for public relations, advertising, sales and marketing, and business communication. Featuring a spiral binding, numerous examples and ...