The Adolescent Masculinity Ideology in Relationships Scale

  title={The Adolescent Masculinity Ideology in Relationships Scale},
  author={Judy Y. Chu and Michelle V. Porche and Deborah L. Tolman},
  journal={Men and Masculinities},
  pages={115 - 93}
This article presents a new scale to measure adolescent boys’internalization of masculine norms as evidenced by their attitudes and beliefs about what constitutes appropriate behavior for males within interpersonal relationships. Framing masculinity ideology within a relational paradigm, the theoretical foundations of the Adolescent Masculinity Ideology in Relationships Scale (AMIRS) emphasize that it is through and within relationships that masculine norms become personally meaningful and… 

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