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Rose R. Olver

L. Stanton Williams '41 Professor of Psychology and Sexuality, Women's and Gender Studies, Emerita

Professional and Biographical Information


Ph.D., Radcliffe College (1962)
B.A., Swarthmore College (1958)
A.M. (honorary), Amherst College (1973)

Selected Publications

Aries, E., Olver, R.R., Blount, K., Christaldi, K., Fredman, S., & Lee, T. “Race and Gender as components of the working self-concept,” Journal of Social Psychology, 138, 1998, 277-290.

Ratner, N.K., & Olver, R.R., “Reading a tale of deception, learning a theory of mind?” Early Childhood Research Quarterly, 13, 1998, 219-239.

Olver, R.R., Hamlin, K., & Alexander, H. “Women entering male domains: Gender conflict or change in self concept?” in preparation.

Awards and Honors

Phi Beta Kappa

Sigma Xi


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