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ERIC Number: EJ303857
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Relationships of Sex-Role Characteristics and Psychological Adjustment in New Mothers.
Bassoff, Evelyn Silten
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v46 n2 p449-54 May 1984
Administered the Bem Sex Role Inventory, the SCL-90, and a demographic questionnaire to 195 new mothers. Analysis showed new mothers classified as either androgynous or masculine tended to score lower on the dimensions reflecting psychological distress than feminine or undifferentiated women. Androgynous mothers tended to be less hostile. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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