Masculinity-femininity predicts sexual orientation in men but not in women.

  title={Masculinity-femininity predicts sexual orientation in men but not in women.},
  author={J. Richard Udry and Kim Chantala},
  journal={Journal of biosocial science},
  volume={38 6},
Using the nationally representative sample of about 15,000 Add Health respondents in Wave III, the hypothesis is tested that masculinity-femininity in adolescence is correlated with sexual orientation 5 years later and 6 years later: that is, that for adolescent males in 1995 and again in 1996, more feminine males have a higher probability of self-identifying as homosexuals in 2001-02. It is predicted that for adolescent females in 1995 and 1996, more masculine females have a higher probability… CONTINUE READING
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