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Ford, Thomas E., Kyle Richardson, Whitney E. Petit, Julie A. Woodzicka and Shaun K. Lappi. 2015. Sexist humor as a trigger of state self-objectification in women. Humor 28 (2) : 253–269.
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De Gruyter


It was found that women (but not men) declared a higher state of self-objectification ensuing exposure to sexist comedy clips. Sexist humor makes women partake in more body control as compared to neutral humor.