Avoiding Gender Deviance is a two-item measure on perceived importance of being dissimilar to typical members of the opposite sex.
Geographies Tested: United States of America
Populations Included: Female, Male
Age Range: Adolescents, Adults
1. How important is it for you to be dissimilar to typical members of the opposite sex?
2. To what extent is being dissimilar to typical members of the opposite sex an important part of who you are?
7-point Likert scale
Not at all - 1
A great deal - 7
Sanchez, D. T., Crocker, J., & Boike, K. R. (2005). Doing gender in the bedroom: Investing in gender norms and the sexual experience. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31(10), 1445-1455. https://doi.org/10.1177/0146167205277333
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