Sex role self schema and psychological adjustment in coupled homosexual and heterosexual men and women

@article{Kurdek1987SexRS,
  title={Sex role self schema and psychological adjustment in coupled homosexual and heterosexual men and women},
  author={Lawrence A. Kurdek},
  journal={Sex Roles},
  year={1987},
  volume={17},
  pages={549-562}
}
This study examined the relation between dimensions of sex role self schema (assessed by four factor scores of the Bem Sex Role Inventory: Instrumentality, Expressiveness, Autonomy, and Masculinity-Femininity) and psychological adjustment (assessed by the Symptom Checklist-90-R) in 366 homosexuals (230 males and 136 females) and 241 heterosexuals (124 males and 117 females). All subjects were in a cohabitating relationship. Homosexuals and heterosexuals did not differ in psychological… 
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