Gender-Role Conflict and Gender-Role Orientation in a Sample of Gay Men

  title={Gender-Role Conflict and Gender-Role Orientation in a Sample of Gay Men},
  author={Namok Choi and Kevin James Herdman and Dale R. Fuqua and Jody L. Newman},
  journal={The Journal of Psychology},
  pages={507 - 519}
ABSTRACT This exploratory study was designed to examine the relationship between gender role dimensions derived from the Bem Sex-Role Inventory (BSRI) and the 4 dimensions of gender role conflict represented on the Gender Role Conflict Scale (GRCS) using a sample (N = 400) composed of exclusively gay men. Results from regression of 3 BSRI scores (femininity, social masculinity, personal masculinity) on the 4 subscale scores of the GRCS indicated that gender role conflict was most strongly and… 
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