Utilizing Reserach Methods to Evaluate and Assess Sexual Aggression an dGender Roles

Jackie M. D'Andrea
Dianne M. Timm, Eastern Illinois University


The study analyzes sexual aggression according to hyper-gender roles and fraternity/sorority membership at a midsize midwestern university. The research examed whether hyper-gender roles affect an individuals sexual experience and whether fraternity and sorority communities are more likely to endorse hyper-gender roles. Key Words: Hyper-gender roles, hypermasculinity, hyperfeminity, sexual aggression, fraternities, sororities.