I just saw this interesting post titled “How a Self-Fulfilling Stereotype Can Drag Down Performance” by Shankar Vedantam from Washington Post’s Department of Human Behavior. The article talks about how “stereotype threat” can affect our responses to a challenge, and consequently, our performance.
Here is one experiment described in the article:
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