ERIC Number: EJ498066
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Childhood Sex-Typed Behavior and Sexual Orientation: A Conceptual Analysis and Quantitative Review.
Bailey, J. Michael; Zucker, Kenneth J.
Developmental Psychology, v31 n1 p43-55 Jan 1995
Reviews research examining the predictive aspects of childhood sex-typed behavior for sexual orientation. Prospective studies suggest that childhood cross-typed behavior is strongly predictive of adult homosexual orientation for men, whereas retrospective studies are useful in determining how many homosexual individuals displayed cross-sex behavior in childhood. (MDM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Play Style
Note: Special issue on Sexual Orientation and Human Development.