The War against the Female Soldier? The Effects of Masculine Culture on Workplace Aggression

  title={The War against the Female Soldier? The Effects of Masculine Culture on Workplace Aggression},
  author={Sabine T. Koeszegi and Eva Zedlacher and Ren{\'e} Hudribusch},
  journal={Armed Forces \& Society},
  pages={226 - 251}
This study intends to analyze the relationship between military culture, masculine norms, attitude toward women, and workplace aggression. By using a paper-pencil survey in the Austrian Armed Forces, we show that overall 6.5 percent of all soldiers in the sample suffer from severe, long-term collective aggression (bullying). The detailed analysis suggests that systematic workplace aggression is associated with a culture with high power orientation and adherence to traditional (masculine… 

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