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  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sibila Marques; M L Lima; Vauclair, C.-M.; Dominic Abrams;
    Publisher: Oxford University Press
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229), EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809)

    Objectives. To test and expand upon modernization theory's account of subjective social status (SSS) of older people in society. It was hypothesized that perceptions of older people's social status should be higher in more modernized countries and that the proportion of...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Vauclair, C.-M.;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    WOS:000400623800007 (Nº de Acesso Web of Science) Ageism is an increasing concern in ageing populations such as Asia and Europe. A prevalent assumption in psychology is that Eastern cultures may be less prone to ageism because of norms and values that honour and respect...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sibila Marques; Vauclair, C.-M.; M L Lima; Dominic Abrams;
    Publisher: Routledge/Taylor and Francis
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229), EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809)

    Objective: It has been suggested that the extent to which older adults identify with ‘old-age’ is associated with greater subjective ill-health. Based on social identity theory, we hypothesise that the societal social status of older people should moderate this relation...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2017
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Sibila Marques; Carla Sofia Esteves; Rodrigues, R. B.; Vauclair, C.-M.; Filomena Gerardo-Ponciano;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229), EC | SIFORAGE (321482), FCT | UID/SOC/03127/2013 (147301)

    This study aims to explore age prejudice, and to examine age stereotyping in children and adolescents by adopting the Stereotype Content Model (SCM) as a theoretical framework. It was hypothesised that children are socialised into adopting an ambivalent representation o...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Luís, Sílvia; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Lima, Maria Luísa;
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Project: EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), FCT | CIRCLE-MED/0002/2013 (135853), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    WOS:000423638900009 (Nº de Acesso Web of Science) Increasing the awareness of climate change causes is often considered the key to public support of mitigation and adaptation policies. However, higher awareness might not always relate to higher risk perceptions. Previou...

  • publication . Article . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sibila Marques; M L Lima; Vauclair, C.-M.; Dominic Abrams;
    Publisher: Oxford Journals
    Project: RCUK | Psychological and Societa... (ES/I036613/1), EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Objectives. The relative income hypothesis predicts poorer health in societies with greater income inequality. This article examines whether the psychosocial factors of perceived age discrimination and (lack of) social capital may help explain the adverse effect of ineq...

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