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2005-06-03 19:12:53

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. "“ Most women are less forgiving of other women who lack comforting skills than of men who lack such skills, according to new Purdue University research on interpersonal relationships. "Yet, in the same study we found just the opposite reaction for the few women who identify themselves as the most feminine," says Brant R. Burleson, professor of communication. "Stereotypes say women should be better comforters. So, we expected to find that women would hold women to...

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