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Whistling Vivaldi : and other clues to how stereotypes affect us / Claude M. Steele.
New York : W.W. Norton & Company, c2010.
xii, 242 p. ; 22 cm.
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Issues of our time (W.W. Norton & Company)
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Issues of our time
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- A surprising connection between identity and performance -- Can stereotypes impair performance in more than one group, and in the strongest among them? -- Contingencies of threat: in the lives of Anatole Broyard and Amin Maalouf, and in our own lives -- Stereotype threat in everyone's life -- The efforting life -- The racing mind; or, the mind on stereotype threat -- It's the cues that determine the strength of identity threat -- Reducing identity threat in college -- The distance between us: what causes it and how to bridge it.