Published online Oct 2. External link. Despite variations in socio-demographic factors within the groupings by sex, differences across sexes were not significant Table 2. Performed the experiments: AF RG.
Ethics Statement Written informed consent was granted by all participants. A 7-point Likert scale was used: 1 signifying that the item was not applicable and 7 indicating the item totally applied. The exploratory factor analysis with varimax rotation resulted in factor loadings presented in Table 3.
The fourth type of score, undifferentiated, was seen as the result of extremely low masculine and feminine traits.
Received Aug 8; Accepted Aug Kamas and Preston [ 12 ] recently examined the BSRI with college students determining that the scale remains valid. Be on the lookout for your Britannica newsletter to get trusted stories delivered right to your inbox.
Gender role groups based on the Bem androgyny model The Bem androgyny model [ 3 ] was the conceptual base for constructing four gender role groups. Conclusion To deepen the meaning of biological sex and address how or whether aspects of gender are determinants of health requires including measures of gender equalities, constraints and expectations in quantitative research.