Measures the extent to which respondents spontaneously sort self-relevant information into distinct masculine and feminine categories under Sandra Bem's gender schema theory. Information including age, sex, and marital status was collected for each participant. Gutmann D Reclaimed powers: Toward a new psychology of men and women in later life.
The effects of gender, sex role type and temperament on the play behavior of parents and infants. Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours.
Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or. Subscription will auto renew annually. Androgyny versus gender schema: A comment on Bem's gender schema theory. Transforming the debate on sexual inequality: From biological difference to institutionalized androcentrism.
Reprints and Permissions. Immediate online access to all issues from American Sociological Review, 53 1— Two studies were done to see whether self-descriptions on the Bem Sex Role Inventory BSRI are stable across various social roles, or whether adopting familiar gender-segregated social roles produces more traditionally sex-typed BSRI self-descriptions.
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We wondered if when people completed the measure offline, they may have been responding in a more socially desirable way. Oliveira LSO Masculinidade feminilidade androginia. Androgynous men and women were postulated to be adaptive and therefore more likely to have better mental health and higher competence [ 7 ].
The BSRI was translated into Spanish by one of the authors and then back-translated into English by two bilingual researchers, one of them was a U.