Journal article

Beyond Mars and Venus: The role of gender essentialism in support for gender inequality and backlash

Lea Skewes, Cordelia Fine, Nick Haslam



Awarded by Australian Research Council Future Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

Lea Skewes was supported by an Inge Lehmann Scholarship at The Royal Danish Academy of Science and Letters and also received financial support from the Interacting Minds Centre at Aarhus University. Cordelia Fine was supported by an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (FT110100658) and a Women's Leadership Institute Australia Research Fellowship.Many thanks to Michelle Stratemeyer for her assistance with data analysis. The authors also thank Victoria Brescoll and Thomas Morton for generously sharing their experimental materials with us. The Sex-Role Egalitarianism Scale was translated by the first author under license from SIGMA Assessment Systems, Inc. Cordelia Fine thanks the Women's Leadership Institute Australia for their support and prior funding from the Australian Research Council (FT110100658). Lea Skewes is grateful for the support of an Inge Lehmann Scholarship awarded by the Royal Danish Academy of Science & Letters.