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With the best will in the world: how benevolent sexism shapes medical careers

Stone, Louise; Phillips, Christine; Douglas, Kirsty


A compliment is not a compliment when it stereotypes, undermining self‐efficacy and performance. To overcome "benevolent sexism" we must recognise and act on unconscious behaviour such as complimenting women's relational skills over their agency and competence.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020-01-22
Type: Journal article
Source: Medical Education
DOI: 10.1111/medu.14038


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