Chapter Eleven. Sexism: Attitudes, Beliefs, and Behaviors

  1. Rupert Brown and
  2. Samuel L. Gaertner
  1. Janet K. Swim and
  2. Bernadette Campbell

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch11

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

How to Cite

Swim, J. K. and Campbell, B. (2003) Sexism: Attitudes, Beliefs, and Behaviors, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes (eds R. Brown and S. L. Gaertner), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210627

Online ISBN: 9780470693421

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Keywords:

  • sexism;
  • women;
  • gender-based stereotypes;
  • paternalism;
  • heterosexual intimacy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Attitudes toward Women

  • Beliefs about Women

  • Treatment of Women

  • Comparisons with Other Forms of Prejudice and Discrimination

  • Conclusions

  • Notes

  • References