The influence of biological sex, sexuality and gender role on interpersonal distance.

@article{Uzzell2006TheIO,
  title={The influence of biological sex, sexuality and gender role on interpersonal distance.},
  author={David Uzzell and Nathalie Horne},
  journal={The British journal of social psychology},
  year={2006},
  volume={45 Pt 3},
  pages={579-97}
}
This research reports on a conceptually and methodologically innovative study, which sought to measure the influence of gender on interpersonal distance. In so doing, we argue for an important distinction to be made between biological sex, gender role, and sexuality. To date, however, progress in the study of interpersonal distance (IPD) has been inhibited by poor operational definitions and inadequate measurement methodologies. For our own investigation, we innovated on methodology by devising… CONTINUE READING

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