Cross-cultural and socio-demographic correlates of homophobic attitude among university students in three European countries

  title={Cross-cultural and socio-demographic correlates of homophobic attitude among university students in three European countries},
  author={G. Ciocca and Cinzia Niolu and Davide D{\`e}ttore and Paolo Antonelli and Stella Conte and Bogdan Tuziak and Erika Limoncin and Daniele Mollaioli and Eleonora Carosa and Giovanni Luca Gravina and Stefania Di Sante and Giorgio Di Lorenzo and Alessandra D. Fisher and Mario Maggi and Andrea Lenzi and Alberto Siracusano and Emmanuele Angelo Jannini},
  journal={Journal of Endocrinological Investigation},
PurposeThe aim of this study was to investigate homophobic attitudes in three European countries: Italy, Albania, and Ukraine. One thousand and forty-eight students were recruited in Italian (n = 766), Albanian (n = 180), and Ukrainian (n = 102) university centers.MethodsA socio-demographic questionnaire and Homophobia Scale (HS) were administered by our staff.ResultsCross-cultural and significant differences among Italian, Albanian, and Ukrainian students were found on the Homophobia Scale (HS… 

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