The husband-wife team became highly demanded as speakers on the negative impacts of sex role stereotypes on individuals and society. Rice, R. Bem's first career goal was to be a secretary like her mother, so that she could have her own phone and desk — symbols of autonomy and status that her father never had.
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This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. Kamas and Preston [ 12 ] recently examined the BSRI with college students determining that the scale remains valid. Bem sex role inventory deutsche version in New Haven on the lookout for your Britannica newsletter to get trusted stories delivered right to your inbox.
They also performed a principal components analysis which resulted in the same three factors, which were not significantly intercorrelated. American Sociological Review, 53 1— Kamas L, Preston A The importance of being confident; gender, career choice, and willingness to compete.
Mother Portnoy's complaint. The two later agreed on an egalitarian marriage, in which they agreed to share in making decisions, doing household chores, supporting each other's careers, and performing parenting duties — all as equally as possible.
A person who had high identification with both characteristics would be categorized as "androgynous".