Are Feminists man Haters? Feminists' and Nonfeminists' Attitudes Toward Men

  title={Are Feminists man Haters? Feminists' and Nonfeminists' Attitudes Toward Men},
  author={Kristin J. Anderson and Melinda Cecile Kanner and Nisreen Elsayegh},
  journal={Psychology of Women Quarterly},
  pages={216 - 224}
Despite the popular belief that feminists dislike men, few studies have actually examined the empirical accuracy of this stereotype. The present study examined self-identified feminists' and nonfeminists' attitudes toward men. An ethnically diverse sample (N = 488) of college students responded to statements from the Ambivalence toward Men Inventory (AMI; Glick & Fiske, 1999). Contrary to popular beliefs, feminists reported lower levels of hostility toward men than did nonfeminists. The… 

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