Effects of masculine identity and gender role stress on aggression in men.

  title={Effects of masculine identity and gender role stress on aggression in men.},
  author={Amy M. Cohn and A. Zeichner},
  journal={Psychology of Men and Masculinity},
IN MEN by AMY COHN (Under the Direction of Amos Zeichner, Ph.D.) ABSTRACT Predominant theories posit that the association between masculine identity and aggression is moderated by the degree to which a man experiences cognitive stress when adhering to masculine norms; referred to as gender role stress. This study sought to examine whether masculine identity predicts aggressive behavior (under laboratory conditions) and whether this relationship is moderated by gender role stress. Seventy-five… Expand

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