AMBIVALENT SEXISM

a kind of discrimination that is marked by the simultaneous existence of unfavorable and favorable outlooks directed at 1 of the 2 genders.

AMBIVALENT SEXISM: "Ambivalent sexism is perhaps the most common form in which many men engage, preferring the female sex for many reasons, but also disliking them for others."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AMBIVALENT SEXISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ambivalent-sexism/ (accessed December 10, 2019).
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