Lecture 15 - Sex, Gender & Personality W11

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Unformatted text preview: ences Effect size (d) Difference in standard deviation units Effect Sizes (d): +/­.20 = small +/­.50 = medium +/­.80 = large positive d = men higher negative d = women higher Effect Size: Throwing (d=2.00) Even large effect sizes do not necessarily have implications for any one individual Sex Differences in Personality Temperament in Children Inhibitory control Girls >> Boys Perceptual Sensitivity Favours girls Surgency Favours boys Negative Affectivity No significant difference Sex Differences: The Big 5 Extraver...
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2012 for the course PSYC 2740 taught by Professor Lewis during the Spring '12 term at University of Guelph.

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