ERIC Number: EJ383326
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
A Theoretical Analysis of Sex Differences In Same-Sex Friendships.
Barth, Robert J.; Kinder, Bill N.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v19 n5-6 p349-63 Sep 1988
Investigates sex differences in same-sex friendships of 312 undergraduate students in terms of the intersection and social penetration model of relationship development, and Bem's theory of sex role orientation. Finds significant sex-related differences in depth, duration, and involvement. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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