A Multiple Identity Approach to Gender: Identification with Women, Identification with Feminists, and Their Interaction

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Breen, Jolien A. van ; Spears, Russell ; Kuppens, Toon ; Lemus, Soledad de (2017)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology, volume 8 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01019/full, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01019, pmc: PMC5492047
  • Subject: Stereotypes | Gender | Identification with women | Psychology | Femininity | BF1-990 | Group membership | Original Research | Social identity | Multiple identities | Identification with feminists
    mesheuropmc: humanities

Across four studies, we examine multiple identities in the context of gender and propose that women's attitudes toward gender group membership are governed by two largely orthogonal dimensions of gender identity: identification with women and identification with feminis... View more
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