Table 3 Factor Analysis pattern matrix 12 items. Orlofsky Psychology Hoffman DM, Fidell LS Characteristics of androgynous, undifferentiated, masculine, and feminine middle-class women. Article History. View on Springer.
Androgyny and other measures of masculinity-femininity. This version demonstrated strong psychometric properties, in some cases better than the original 60 item BSRI [ 131516 ].
The reason for choosing orthogonal solution over oblique solution was that gender constructs extracted in initial analyses were not correlated [ 33 ]. Google Scholar. Pedhazur, E. In: Klinge I, Wiesemann C. The BSRI was subjected to an exploratory factor analysis to validate it as a measure of gender roles in this older population.
If your score on both the masculinity and femininity scales are above 4. The BSRI appears to have meaning across contexts and age groups, and to be a valid measure of one aspect of gender among this older, low socioeconomic status, Brazilian population.
In: Klinge I, Wiesemann C. Conclusion To deepen the bem sex role inventory validity reliability in St Helens of biological sex and address how or whether aspects of gender are determinants of health requires including measures of gender equalities, constraints and expectations in quantitative research.
Cattell RB The scree test for the number of factors. Using only sex in research automatically dichotomizes a population. Gale-Ross et al.
Holt; Jon. Hidden categories: All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from June Articles with permanently dead external links. Similar to other researchers studying older adults [ 19 ], we found little overlap between biological sex and gender roles; that is, men were not significantly more likely to be masculine than were women.
The degree of reliability of each scoring technique is up for debate. The principal axis method was used to extract underlying factors, followed by a varimax rotation orthogonal solution. Open in a separate window.