Masculinity

Known as: virility 
Male-associated sex-specific social roles and behaviors unrelated to biologic function.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND A growing number of studies highlight men's disinclination to make use of HIV services. This suggests there are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study examined the unique contributions of masculinity and men's perceptions of the normativeness of men's and women's… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Studies of women's preferences for male faces have variously reported preferences for masculine faces, preferences for feminine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
There is evidence that depressive symptoms in men are often undiagnosed and untreated. It has been suggested that men may find it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Men with low testosterone (feminine men) invest in relationships and offspring more than men with high testosterone (masculine… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
It is often assumed that men are reluctant to seek medical care. However, despite growing interest in masculinity and men's… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Research on men's help seeking yields strategies for enhancing men's use of mental and physical health resources. Analysis of the… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Men in the United States suffer more severe chronic conditions, have higher death rates for all 15 leading causes of death, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Modeling Modeling is not merely a process of behavioral mimicry. Highly functional patterns of behavior, which constitute the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Male (N = 248) and female (N = 282) subjects were given the Personal Attributes Questionnaire consisting of 55 bipolar attributes… (More)
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