Negative Aging Stereotypes Disrupt both the Selection and Execution of Strategies in Older Adults
Fecha de publicación: June 2018
Autores: Lemaire P. · Brun F. · Régner I.
Background: Age-based cognitive deficits are exacerbated by stereotype threat effects (i.e., the threat of being judged as cognitively incapable due to aging). We tested whether age-based stereotype threat effects can occur via impair- ing older adults’ ability to select the best strategy and/or to execute strategies efficiently.