Modern Sexism is an 8-item measure of the denial of continued discrimination against women, antagonism toward women's demands, and lack of support for policies designed to help women.
Geographies Tested: United States of America
Populations Included: Female, Male
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
*Items are reverse scored
7-point Likert scale
Strongly agree - 1
Strongly disagree - 7
The item scores are averaged.
Swim, J. K., Aikin, K. J., Hall, W. S., & Hunter, B. A. (1995). Sexism and racism: Old-fashioned and modern prejudices. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 68(2), 199-214. https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-35220.127.116.11
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