This kind of stereotyping is the worst of all the gender stereotypes
The project aims to eliminate gender stereotypes
in our society; its most important planned outputs is
To break down gender stereotypes
more needs to be done.
-- widely held beliefs about women's and men's supposed characteristics and proper roles -- are ubiquitous and create a deep vein of prejudice that affects the lives of women and men.
defendants' discrimination was based on gender stereotypes
Ambassador Eichhorst said: "The European Union has a long track record in the promotion of gender equality and in the fight against gender stereotypes
Commentators often echo the sentiment that women in politics are subjected to gender stereotypes
and are subsequently penalized more for behavior that conforms with those stereotypes than their male counterparts are.
Almost half (46%) of news stories reinforce gender stereotypes
, while only 6% challenge them.
naturally spill over into career decision-making, where females and males often choose career paths that are "traditional" for their gender.
and own-based risk preferences influence predictions about other individuals.
A separate study, in which participants were subliminally exposed to a word related to race before reacting to words perceived as masculine or feminine, showed that the association between racial and gender stereotypes
exists even at an implicit level.
Designed for children 9-12 years old, the seven-episode cartoon series counters gender stereotypes
and sends constructive messages against gender-based violence.