Predicting transphobia among cisgender women and men: The roles of feminist identification and gender conformity

  title={Predicting transphobia among cisgender women and men: The roles of feminist identification and gender conformity},
  author={Sarah E. Conlin and Richard P Douglass and Emma H. Moscardini},
  journal={Journal of Gay \& Lesbian Mental Health},
  pages={5 - 19}
Abstract Introduction This study examined feminist identification and conformity to traditional gender norms as predictors of transphobic attitudes. Method Data was collected among an online, MTurk sample of 290 adult cisgender women and men. Results: Feminist beliefs and self-labeling were independently associated with decreased transphobia among cisgender women, but not among cisgender men. Conformity to the masculine norms of heterosexual self-presentation and emotional control were… 
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