Guide to the Cecilia Ridgeway papers SC1468

Jenny Johnson
Department of Special Collections and University Archives
May 2019
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064


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Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Cecilia Ridgeway papers
creator: Ridgeway, Cecilia L.
Identifier/Call Number: SC1468
Physical Description: 9 Linear Feet
Date (inclusive): circa 1990s-2009
Language of Material: English
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Conditions Governing Access

Materials are open for research use. Audio-visual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item] Cecilia Ridgeway papers (SC1468). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 2019.

Biographical / Historical

Cecilia L. Ridgeway is the Lucie Stern Professor of Social Sciences in the Sociology Department at Stanford University.

Scope and Contents

Collection includes research and publication files, as well as audiovisual materials.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Women -- Social conditions.
Dominance (Psychology)
Social Psychology
Ridgeway, Cecilia L.
Ridgeway, Cecilia L.
Stanford University. Department of Sociology. Faculty


Papers Accession ARCH_2019_101

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Status advantage

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Dominance behaviors

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Dominance and performance (influence)

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Non-conformance and influence

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Non-verbal behavior and status

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Status value (ASR; American Journal of Sociology; Social Forces; American Sociological Review) 1998-2009

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Legitimacy and dominance in female groups

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Social Forces 1994

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Social Psychology Quarterly

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Tapes of interaction for status value [VHS]

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Data from legitimacy and dominanance experiment [floppy disks]

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Tapes from dominance and performance experiment, American Sociological Association) [VHS]