ATLG

AcronymDefinition
ATLGAttitudes Toward Lesbians and Gay Men
ATLGAtlanta Trial Lawyers Group (Atlanta, GA)
References in periodicals archive ?
Assessing heterosexuals attitudes toward lesbians and gay men: A review of empirical research with the ATLG scale.
To develop the BALGBS, 1 item was selected and modified from the ATLG (to create 2 items), 1 item was selected and 1 item was modified from the ARBS-F (Mohr & Rochlen, 1999), and 1 item was selected and 1 item was modified from the ARBS-M (Mohr & Rochlen, 1999).
Finalmente, en el tercer estudio tomaron parte 366 estudiantes de primero a noveno semestre de una universidad en Bucaramanga, y se documento aceptable consistencia interna ([alfa] = 0,78 y [OMEGA] = 0,79), buena validez convergente (r = 0,82 con ATLG), optima validez divergente (r = 0,03 con WHO-5), inconsistente validez nomologica (r = 0,16 con Francis-5, inferior a lo esperado, y con diferencias significativas entre varones y mujeres, mayor en el grupo masculino, como es lo habitual con la mayoria de los prejuicios) y se conservo un unico dominio que explicaba el 43,8% de la varianza.
Finalmente se realizaron correlaciones bivariadas entre el puntaje agregado de la EANT y variables sociodemograficas, de religiosidad y de la escala de actitudes hacia gays y lesbianas (ATLG).
First, the differential qualitative variables for the total score of the ATLG and its factors were selected, as well as the numeric variables correlated to those attitudinal scores.
ATLG se componen dos sub-escalas con diez reactivos cada una: la ATL que explora la actitud hacia mujeres lesbianas y la ATG que cuantifica la actitud ante hombres homosexuales.
Although the ATLG scale is still frequently utilized by researchers, there has been a growing recognition that the rapid evolution of social norms regarding homosexuality may now limit the ability of old-fashioned measures of homonegativity to capture the more covert and subtle prejudices that may continue to exist.
Sustainable management is a top priority atLG," he added.
Previous research (Herek, 1988, 1994) has demonstrated the validity of the earlier ATLG (Herek, 1994) based on correlations with theoretically relevant constructs, such as contact with gay men and lesbians, adherence to traditional sex role attitudes, and dogmatism.