Exploring entitlement as a moderator and mediator of the relationship between masculine gender role conflict and men's body esteem.

  title={Exploring entitlement as a moderator and mediator of the relationship between masculine gender role conflict and men's body esteem.},
  author={Jonathan P. Schwartz and Tracy L. Tylka},
  journal={Psychology of Men and Masculinity},
Extant literature has suggested that entitlement stemming from masculine gender role socialization may moderate and/or mediate the relationship between gender role conflict and intrapersonal variables. This study tested this assertion with 236 college men, with body esteem serving as the intrapersonal variable. Results revealed that both conceptualizations of entitlement (i.e., self-assertive and narcissistic) moderated the relationships between two components of gender role conflict (i.e… 

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