Attitudes Toward Lesbians and Gays (ATLG) scale in Mexico 1. Factor structure and internal consistency
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Keywords

Homofobia
actitud
homosexuales
lesbianas
México
homosexualidad
lesbianismo
orientación sexual
escala ATLG
heterosexual
LGBT Homophobia
attitude
gays
lesbians
Mexico
homosexuality
lesbianism
sexual orientation
ATLG scale
heterosexual
LGBT

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Moral de la Rubia, J., & Valle de la O, A. (2014). Attitudes Toward Lesbians and Gays (ATLG) scale in Mexico 1. Factor structure and internal consistency. Nova Scientia, 3(6), 139–157. https://doi.org/10.21640/ns.v3i6.191

Abstract

The aims of this paper were to calculate the internal consistency of the Attitudes Toward Lesbians and Gays (ATLG) scale and its factors, to determine the factor structure and to contrast its invariance by gender. An incidental sample of 356 students was collected. The 20 items were consistent (α = .94). It was defined an attitude toward the lesbians factor (.91) and two attitude toward the gays factors, one of open rejection (.85) and other of subtle rejection (.78). This structure of correlated 3-factors had an adequate data fit and resulted stable between men and women. We recommend its use in Mexico.
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