7_6_09_lecture_notes - Feminism idea that the genders are...

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SOCIO 1301 – lecture notes – 7/6/09 Gender US → Patriarchy – rule of the fathers Matriarchy – rule of the mothers (-archy = hierarchy) sexism = an ideology, idea, philosophy, belief that one gender is inherently superior historically, male sexism -most sexism (now) is structural -sociology has no scientific evidence that one gender is superior to the other -historically has been justified by culture (in particular, religion)
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Unformatted text preview: Feminism idea that the genders are equal 1964 LBJ outlawed segregation based on sex 1) liberal feminism same opportunity for men and women not asking for equal results, just equal opportunity 2) sotic feminism som rather than capitalism 3) radical feminism we must do away with gender roles and the family...
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