The Ambivalent Sexism Inventory: Differentiating hostile and benevolent sexism.

@article{Glick1996TheAS,
  title={The Ambivalent Sexism Inventory: Differentiating hostile and benevolent sexism.},
  author={Peter Glick and Susan T. Fiske},
  journal={Journal of Personality and Social Psychology},
  year={1996},
  volume={70},
  pages={491-512}
}
  • P. GlickS. Fiske
  • Published 1996
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
The authors present a theory of sexism formulated as ambivalence toward women and validate a corresponding measure, the Ambivalent Sexism Inventory (ASI). The ASI taps 2 positively correlated components of sexism that nevertheless represent opposite evaluative orientations toward women: sexist antipathy or Hostile Sexism (HS) and a subjectively positive ( for sexist men ) orientation toward women, Benevolent Sexism (BS). HS and BS are hypothesized to encompass 3 sources of male ambivalence… 

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