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From unidentified to 'misidentified' newborn: male bias in recognition of sex.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10769887     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Our study tests in newborns the perceptual bias described in 1979 by Hildebrandt and Fitzgerald in recognizing the sex of infants, using videorecords instead of still photographs. Analysis showed a tendency for young adults to perceive newborn infants as male immediately after birth, and this perceptual bias diminished if the babies smile.
E Nagy; E Németh; P Molnár
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Perceptual and motor skills     Volume:  90     ISSN:  0031-5125     ISO Abbreviation:  Percept Mot Skills     Publication Date:  2000 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2000-05-18     Completed Date:  2000-05-18     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401131     Medline TA:  Percept Mot Skills     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  102-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest.
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MeSH Terms
Discrimination (Psychology)
Face / anatomy & histology
Infant Behavior / physiology
Infant, Newborn / physiology*
Sex Characteristics*
Smiling / physiology*
Social Perception*
Video Recording*

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