"The Effects of Stereotype Threat on the Standardized Test Performance of College Students (adjusted for group differences on SAT), From J. Aronson, C.M. Steele, M.F. Salinas, M.J. Lustina - Readings About the Social Animal, edition, E. Aronson"
Thin Ice: Stereotype Threat and Black College Students When capable black college students fail to perform as well as their white counterparts, the explanation often has less to do with preparation or ability than with the threat of stereotypes about their capacity to succeed. Educators at Stanford who tested this hypothesis report their findings and propose solutions