Visual Cues People Use to Judge a Woman’s Femininity
Poster Session II - Board: II-090
Friday, May 22, 2009, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Yerba Buena 7
This study examined the effect of visual cues on gender-typing. Participants rated a woman in a photo using a Gender Diagnostic survey. Overweight women were rated as significantly more feminine than thin women. Women in tennis uniforms were rated as significantly more feminine than those wearing jeans or rugby uniforms.