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Adolescents' perceptions of masculine and feminine values in sport and physical education: A study of gender differences

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In present study we investigated possible gender differences in how 357 secondary-school students valued the importance of masculine and feminine characteristics within sport and physical education and how their ratings of values were related to their participation in gendered sport. The results indicated that boys rated appearance strength, sports competence, endurance strength, and masculinity as significantly more important than did girls. Girls rated appearance good looking face, appearan...

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10.1007/s11199-005-3730-x

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Education
Role:
Author
Journal:
SEX ROLES
Volume:
52
Issue:
9-10
Pages:
625-636
Publication date:
2005-05-01
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EISSN:
1573-2762
ISSN:
0360-0025
Source identifiers:
103224
Language:
English
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uuid:08858119-2b39-48d8-a86a-53eb5ccf08ff
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pubs:103224
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2012-12-19

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