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The “women are wonderful” effect is the gender stereotypes found in sociology which suggests that people's stereotypes of women were more positive than their stereotypes of men, although both sexes were viewed as positive. This bias is referred to as benevolent sexism<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> and was dubbed by {{#invoke:Footnotes | harvard_core }} after research suggested that it is no longer politically acceptable to be derogative towards women.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> (This effect does not, however, extend to lower class or minority women).<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Studies found the “Women are wonderful” works when women follow traditional gender roles such as child nurturing and stay at home housewife.<ref name="oxfordscholarship.com">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> In fact, in 2002 Eagly and Karau stated that the “women are wonderful” effect might be better phrased as “women are wonderful when” effect, with the "when" meaning when women are not in charge.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>


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The “women are wonderful” effect is the gender stereotypes found in sociology which suggests that people's stereotypes of women were more positive than their stereotypes of men, although both sexes were viewed as positive. This bias is referred to as benevolent sexism<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> and was dubbed by {{#invoke:Footnotes | harvard_core }} after research suggested that it is no longer politically acceptable to be derogative towards women.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> (This effect does not, however, extend to lower class or minority women).<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> Studies found the “Women are wonderful” works when women follow traditional gender roles such as child nurturing and stay at home housewife.<ref name="oxfordscholarship.com">{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref> In fact, in 2002 Eagly and Karau stated that the “women are wonderful” effect might be better phrased as “women are wonderful when” effect, with the "when" meaning when women are not in charge.<ref>{{#invoke:citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=web }}</ref>


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Intro   Empirical support    See also    References   

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