Gender difference in need for uniquness

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  • 独自性欲求の男女差に関する基礎的研究
  • ドクジセイ ヨッキュウ ノ ダンジョサ ニ カンスル キソテキ ケンキュウ

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The present study is intended to achieve a better understanding into the nature of gender difference in need for uniqueness observed among Japanese university students. Study I, through re-analysis of the data for a former study, ascertained men's higher scores on various sub-scales of need for uniqueness as well as in uniqueness-seeking in response to Rorschach noncolor plates. Study II gave support to the prediction that the total score and negatively to the feminity score measured by Bem's Sex Role Inventory. Study III replicated the main findings of Study I with a larger sample of 1,624 university students.


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