Re. stereotypes, more on

bmartin at utmem.edu bmartin at utmem.edu
Mon Nov 6 13:22:52 EST 2000


In article <3A05C91F.C1AF4B5C at hotmail.com>, notmyaddress at hotmail.com
(SLF) wrote:

> isn't the point not whether one sex responds differently to
> negative reinforcement, but really how to eliminate it
> in the classroom, and to strengthen the
> ability of the student to withstand it from the outside,
> so that the accomplishment is judged on objective
> standards.

I totally agree.  Hence, my initial concern about citing a study that
may be meaningless.  If a study is not done appropriately, its
conclusions are of no use in eliminating the gender problems in these
fields.

B. Martin







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