Patricia G. Devine's scientific contributions

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Article
Three studies tested basic assumptions derived from a theoretical model based on the dissociation of automatic and controlled processes involved in prejudice. Study 1 supported the model's assumption that high- and low-prejudice persons are equally knowledgeable of the cultural stereotype. The model suggests that the stereotype is automatically act...

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... Social learning also plays an important role in children's acquisition of beliefs about in-and out-group membership and their attitudes towards them [64][65][66][67]. In terms of the acquisition of stereotypical beliefs, a large body of research has shown that children are exposed to cultural stereotypes in conversation with parents as well as through the broader culture [67]. ...