Resistance to findings from research

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As a result of their sensational experiment on gender bias, the researchers received many reactions. What stood out was that most of the positive reactions came from women, while men mainly gave negative reactions.



Moss-Racusin, C. A., Molenda, A. K., & Cramer, C. R. (2015). Can evidence impact attitudes? Public reactions to evidence of gender bias in STEM fields. Psychology of Women Quarterly39, 194-209.