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Are people with tattoos more likely to be aggressive?

08 July 2020

Tattoos are becoming more and more popular today. However, tattoos and stereotype always seem to accompany each other, especially aggressiveness. At the same time, there is also some literature reflecting this stereotype is a kind of prejudice. The aim of the study, therefore, was to examine whether the impression of tattooed individuals was true, or just a bias.


Ethical approval

This study has been approved by the University of Glasgow College of Science and Engineering Ethics Committee on April 16th 2020.

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Hi there, I am a student at the University of Glasgow, School of Psychology.

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