Browse Grad Programs. Children with negative attitudes towards gay men and lesbian women felt stronger parental pressure to behave in accordance with their gender. Black-White differences in attitudes toward homosexuality and gay rights. Others try to combine the best of both worlds. Most studies exploring attitudes towards homosexual people have been carried out among adults. It is likely that children with non-Western ethnic backgrounds perceive more parental pressure to behave in accordance with their gender compared to those with Western ethnic backgrounds.
As a protective mechanism, Johnson says, some people might discard sexual assault data, if, for example, it occurs more often than they thought and if the numbers seem overwhelming.
Johnson focuses her research and programs on rape culture, an area that first piqued her interest while she was working in rape prevention as an undergraduate. Newbury Park, CA: Malebranche, Errol FieldsLawrence O.
For example, in non-Western groups collectivistic childrearing goals such as respect for authorities and conformity to rules are more valued Huijbregts et al.