Internalized heterosexism in lesbians and gay men

Internalized heterosexism in lesbians and gay men - Autumn...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Autumn Constance Research Methods Dr. Libkuman Review of Heterosexism and Alcohol Use in Lesbians and Gay Men The research headed by Dean Amadio at Siena College brought up useful research topics. The study is called Internalized heterosexism, alcohol use, and alcohol-related problems among lesbians and gay men. The purpose of the study was to examine internalized heterosexism in relation to alcohol use and alcohol related problems among a sample of 335 lesbians and gay men recruited through lesbian and gay events, listerves and friendship networks. Females completed the Lesbian Internationalized Homophobia scale and males completed the Internalized Homonegativity Inventory. Items from the National Household Survey on Drug abuse measured alcohol consumption. The Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test and the Drinker Inventory of Consequences were used to measure alcohol related problems. Participants were identified as 99% gay and 1% unsure. Whites comprised of 79%, blacks 9%, Hispanics 2%, Asian Americans 2%, bi-racial 2% and 3% other. The age range was
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course PSY 385 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Central Mich..

Page1 / 2

Internalized heterosexism in lesbians and gay men - Autumn...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online