Ethnic and gender differences in youths developing gender identity

Source: sciencedaily.com
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The extent to which youths feel typical of their gender and the pressure they feel to conform to traditional gender roles are related to adolescents well-being. Because many gender-related expectations are culturally based, a new longitudinal study examined how French middle school adolescents feelings about the development of gender identity differed across groups of teens from different ethnicities, cultures, and genders.