Contemporary gender rules: A cross-cultural comparison.

Sczesny, Sabine
Nater, Christa
Rudman, Laurie
Lohmore, Akanka
Malayeri, Sa
Sakallı, Nuray
Saxler, Franziska
Gustafsson Seden, Marie


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