News World U. Many species form stable pair bondsbut still mate with other individuals outside the pair. Fact or Fiction? Retrieved from the Gallup web site: Discussion The results support the hypothesis that representations of gay men as promiscuous interact with mating strategies to predict opposition to gay rights. Just 0. Implicit representations of gay men as promiscuous Our methodology for measuring implicit representations of gay men as promiscuous was identical to the methodology used by Pinsof and Haselton [ 21 ].
For women pursuing this strategy, having a larger number of children at a younger age cannot be as easily achieved without the commitment and financial support of a male-breadwinner. The number of reported lifetime sex partners among all four groups is essentially the same. Whether representations of gay men generalize to lesbians, or whether representations of gay men are sufficient to drive opposition to gay rights is a question for future research. Theresa DiDonato, Ph.
The resulting sample was participants, with men and women.