ERIC Number: EJ270910
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Defense Mechanisms in Females as a Function of Sex-Role Orientation.
Evans, Ronald G.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v38 n4 p816-17 Oct 1982
Studied influence of sex roles on defense mechanisms. Females completed Defense Mechanisms Inventory (DMI) and Bem Sex Role Inventory (BSRI). Low masculinity on the BSRI was associated with high Turning Against Self on the DMI. High masculine subjects indicated greater willingness to attack objects of frustration. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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