Unformatted text preview: engineering. 3. Define and give an example of the following terms: androgyny, benevolent sexism, gender schemas, and gender stereotype. 4. As described in lecture, discuss 4 major goals that feminists are committed to achieving. 5. Briefly describe and compare how Psychoanalytic (Freudian) Theory and Social Learning Theory attempt to explain differences between women and men. 6. a. Explain why Black Feminist Theory was developed. b. Discuss the weaknesses of the “race-sex” analogy in explaining Black women’s status and experience. c. Explain what is meant by “triple jeopardy” when describing the status of Black Women. 7. Based on your textbook and lecture, describe how Social Darwinism/Evolutionary Theory attempts to explain the differences between men and women. Discuss three ways this theory has been criticized by feminists....
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2009 for the course POL 330 taught by Professor Forget during the Spring '09 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
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