ERIC Number: EJ629144
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Psychosocial Correlates of Internalized Homophobia in Lesbians.
Szymanski, Dawn M.; Chung, Y. Barry; Balsam, Kimberly F.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v34 n1 p27-38 Apr 2001
Investigates the relationship between lesbian internalized homophobia and various psychosocial variables in a national sample of 157 women. Discusses development of the Lesbian Internalized Homophobia Scale and provides evidence in support of its reliability and construct validity. Highlights the importance of addressing internalized homophobia when one is working with lesbians in therapy. (Contains 50 references and 3 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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