English  |  正體中文  |  简体中文  |  Items with full text/Total items : 59161/92571 (64%)
Visitors : 746084      Online Users : 54
RC Version 7.0 © Powered By DSPACE, MIT. Enhanced by NTU Library & TKU Library IR team.
Scope Tips:
  • please add "double quotation mark" for query phrases to get precise results
  • please goto advance search for comprehansive author search
  • Adv. Search
    HomeLoginUploadHelpAboutAdminister Goto mobile version
    Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://tkuir.lib.tku.edu.tw:8080/dspace/handle/987654321/121008

    Title: Personality Traits and Individual Attitudes Toward Same-Sex Marriage: Evidence from Taiwan
    Authors: Wang, Ching-Hsing;Lin, Tsong-Jyi;Weng, Dennis Lu-Chung;Chang, Yi-Bin
    Keywords: Personality;Big Five;Same-sex marriage;Homosexual rights;Heterogeneity
    Date: 2019-09-06
    Issue Date: 2021-08-24 12:12:58 (UTC+8)
    Abstract: While same-sex marriage has been a particularly salient issue in recent years in Taiwan, few scholarly attentions have been paid to examine the determinants of individual attitudes toward same-sex marriage. This study attempts to understand how personality influences individual support for same-sex marriage in Taiwan. Using the original data collected in July 2017 in Taiwan, this study finds that people with higher levels of agreeableness are more likely to oppose same-sex marriage. Besides, conscientiousness and openness to experience have heterogeneous effects on individual attitudes toward same-sex marriage for people of different ages. Specifically, a higher level of conscientiousness is positively associated with support for same-sex marriage among younger people but is negatively correlated with support for same-sex marriage among older people. Similarly, a higher level of openness to experience would lead to increased support for same-sex marriage for younger people but would result in decreased support for same-sex marriage for older people. Overall, our findings indicate that personality can provide some explanatory power for individual attitudes toward homosexual rights.
    Relation: Sexuality Research and Social Policy,17(3),p.524-540
    DOI: 10.1007/s13178-019-00401-4
    Appears in Collections:[Graduate Institute & Department of Public Administration] Journal Article

    Files in This Item:

    File Description SizeFormat

    All items in 機構典藏 are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved.

    DSpace Software Copyright © 2002-2004  MIT &  Hewlett-Packard  /   Enhanced by   NTU Library & TKU Library IR teams. Copyright ©   - Feedback