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Short Essay Questions 1.What does it mean to say that race is socially constructed? What reasons do sociologists give to support this contention? Give two reasons, but keep in mind that one of these reasons has three parts to it. 2.Explain the difference between “sex” and “gender.” Why do sociologists say that gender is a social construction? 3.Schilt described three theories that propose to account for gender disparities in the workplace. What are these three theories, and what are the underlying logics of each?

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