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Unformatted text preview: of lesbians. Lesbians in the media are viewed as fun loving and sexy women. Their masculine quality of being attracted to women is not a negative for the public. This tells me that there is an unequal level of social acceptance towards masculinity as apposed to femininity because of how each are viewed. The male homosexual community is greatly hurt by this. People need to be educated, learning that female characteristics are to be respected and that they are in no way inferior or to be viewed as weak. Chapter 1, "Studying Gender: An Overview, pages 1–29...
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2008 for the course PHIL 101 taught by Professor Shotwel during the Spring '08 term at Ivy Tech Community College.
- Spring '08