A dangerous boomerang: Injunctive norms, hostile sexist attitudes, and male-to-female sexual aggression.

  title={A dangerous boomerang: Injunctive norms, hostile sexist attitudes, and male-to-female sexual aggression.},
  author={Jennifer K. Bosson and Dominic J. Parrott and Suzanne C. Swan and Sophie L. Kuchynka and Andrew T. Schramm},
  journal={Aggressive behavior},
  volume={41 6},
This study examined the interactive effects of injunctive norm exposure and hostile and benevolent sexist attitudes on men's sexually aggressive responses during a behavioral analogue paradigm in which they interacted online with a bogus female partner. Heterosexual adult men (n = 201), recruited from an online sample, read fictional information regarding other men's approval of misogynistic, paternalistic, or egalitarian treatment of women, or non-gender-relevant control information. Through a… 

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