ERIC Number: EJ614303
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Perceived Barriers to Friendship with Lesbians and Gay Men among University Students.
Mohr, Jonathan J.; Sedlacek, William E.
Journal of College Student Development, v41 n1 p70-80 Jan-Feb 2000
Survey data from 2,925 incoming college freshmen at a state university reveals that nearly 40% of the participants reported that they might like to have a lesbian or gay friend, despite anticipations of discomfort. Perceived barriers were significantly related gender, diversity orientation, shyness, and religious commitment. (Contains 24 references.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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