ERIC Number: EJ937844
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Oct
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 49
A Comparison of Responses on the Attitudes toward Women Scale and Attitudes toward Feminism Scale: Is There a Difference between College-Age and Later-Life Adults with the Original Norms?
Byrne, Zinta S.; Felker, Sydney; Vacha-Haase, Tammi; Rickard, Kathryn M.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v44 n4 p248-264 Oct 2011
Responses from college-age students and those 50 years and older were compared using the Attitudes Toward Women Scale and the Attitudes Toward Feminism Scale. Results from a multigroup confirmatory factor analysis showed groups differed on each scale, suggesting unidimensional scales no longer represent attitudes toward women or feminism. (Contains 7 tables.)
Descriptors: College Students, Feminism, Females, Measures (Individuals), Factor Analysis, Comparative Analysis, Older Adults, Responses, Adults, Attitude Measures, Student Attitudes
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Attitudes Toward Women Scale