Date of Award
Master of Science in Psychology
Stereotype threat is the fear that a person's behavior or performance will confirm an existing stereotype of a group with which that person identifies. A model was presented in this study that included mechanisms of stereotype threat and a proposed moderator of the stereotype threat-performance relationship.
Spiteri, Sophia Sabiha, "Beating the threat: The setting of learning goals as a moderator of the effects of stereotype threat on performance" (2012). Theses Digitization Project. 4062.