Making men of them: male socialization for warfare and combative sports

World Cultures Vol/Iss. 12 Published In Pages: 2-17
By Chick, Garry, Loy, John W.


Indicators of masculinist ideology will be positively associated with degree of toughness (10-12)


See p. 10 for correlations; correlations were made for masculinist ideology variables of valued - strong, potent males, value of war, violence solves, and acceptability of violence and degree of toughness variables of fortitude, aggressiveness, and competitiveness. Almost all correlations were significant


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Spearman’s rank-order correlationSupportedUNKNOWNUNKNOWNTwo-tailed


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Masculinist Ideology, Indicators OfAssociationEthics, Transmission Of Cultural Norms, Gender Roles And Issues
Toughness, Degree OfAssociationNONE