Adolescents' orientation toward the future: Sex role differentiation in a sociocultural context

  title={Adolescents' orientation toward the future: Sex role differentiation in a sociocultural context},
  author={Rachel Seginer},
  journal={Sex Roles},
  • R. Seginer
  • Published 1 June 1988
  • Psychology
  • Sex Roles
The present study examines sociocultural variations of gender differences reflected in the future orientation of Israeli Jews and Arabs as cases of modernity vs. transition to modernity, respectively. One hundred and twelve Jewish adolescents (61 males and 51 females) and 116 Arab adolescents (67 males and 49 females), all high school seniors in a college-bound program, responded to an open-ended future orientation questionnaire and listed their hopes and fears for the future. These responses… 
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