Homophobia

Known as: Bia, Anti-Homosexual, Bias, Anti-Homosexual, Bias, Anti-Gay 
Differential treatment or unequal access to opportunities or services based on perceived homosexual preference or orientation.
National Institutes of Health

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1971-2017
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We examined the associations between internalized homophobia, outness, community connectedness, depressive symptoms, and… (More)
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2002
2002
A growing body of research implicates internalized homophobia--the internalization of society's antihomosexual sentiments by gay… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the relation between experiences of social discrimination (homophobia, racism, and financial… (More)
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2001
2001
This article reports the development and psychometric properties of a new scale that measures internalized homophobia in lesbians… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Qualitative data from individual interviews with 18-29 year old African American men, who have sex with men (n = 76) were used to… (More)
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1997
1997
This study explored the relationship between homophobia and several personality traits (empathy, religiosity, and coping style… (More)
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1997
1997
Evidence suggests that social workers may be biased when dealing with gay and lesbian populations. The study discussed in this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We developed a scale to measure internalized homophobia in men who have sex with men, which is comprised of items derived from… (More)
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1996
1996
The authors investigated the role of homosexual arousal in exclusively heterosexual men who admitted negative affect toward… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
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  • 1995
This study describes stress as derived from minority status and explores its effect on psychological distress in gay men. The… (More)
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