Perceived Benefit of Personality Traits is an 8-item measure of the relative advantage of men possessing certain traits when interacting with women.
Geographies Tested: Belgium
Populations Included: Male
Age Range: Adults
How much would each trait be advantageous for men who interact with women possessing them?
2. Interested in children
7-point Likert scale
Very disadvantageous - 1
Very advantageous - 7
The mean of the item scores is calculated for the total measure score.
Delacollette, N., Dumont, M., Sarlet, M., & Dardenne, B. (2012). Benevolent sexism, men’s advantages and the prescription of warmth to women. Sex Roles, 68(5-6), 296-310. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11199-012-0232-5
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