The object of my aggression: Sexual objectification increases physical aggression toward women.

@article{Vsquez2018TheOO,
  title={The object of my aggression: Sexual objectification increases physical aggression toward women.},
  author={Eduardo J. A. V{\'a}squez and Louisa Ball and Steve Loughnan and Afroditi Pina},
  journal={Aggressive behavior},
  year={2018},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={
          5-17
        }
}
Objectification involves reducing someone to a sexual object, rather than seeing them as a full person. Despite numerous theoretical claims that people are more aggressive toward the objectified, and empirical evidence that objectification is linked to high willingness to aggress, rape proclivity, and aggressive attitudes, no research has examined a causal… CONTINUE READING