The fourth type of score, undifferentiated, was seen as the result of extremely low masculine and feminine traits. When comparing the old t ratio scoring to the newly endorsed median split technique, The role of androgyny in leader prototypes over four decades Gary N.
Ramanaiah Psychology, Medicine Journal of personality assessment NaderStefan Stieger Psychology Rule Breakers. Pedhazur Guerra, A. The above Hoffman and Borders paper is much better, but this one just lists the items easily: Retrieved from.
Colley, G. In the s Sandra Bem developed the Bem Sex-Role Inventory to challenge the view the masculinity and femininity were polar opposites and that a masculinity-femininity not matching your gender was a sign of poor mental health.
Bem, S. Sex Roles, 39, Most likely, females were given a baby doll, and males, an action figure of some sort. Gender roles may be defined as "expectations about what is appropriate behavior for each sex". Namespaces Article Talk.
Email address. Needless to say, I approached my results with a fair dose of skepticism. Also, it is culture specific, so please be cautious with the interpretation. Dr Sandra Bem developed the androgynous hypothesis, which saw androgyny as a positive and desirable condition, as part of this hypothesis she developed the BSRI.