Sexy Women Viewed as More Responsible for Stranger Harassment
Poster Session VII - Board: VII-
Saturday, May 29, 2010, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
APS Exhibit Hall
After reviewing a profile of a woman who was presented as sexy or casual, participants predicted the woman’s reaction to stranger harassment. The sexy woman was perceived to blame herself for eliciting the harassment, but the sexy and casual women were perceived to feel equally negative about the situation.
Subject Area: Personality/Social