Presentation1

Presentation1 - Inter-role conflict Expectations of one...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–6. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Sex and Gender
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Sex and Gender Sex Biological categories of male and female Genes, Chromosomes, hormones Table Gender Social categories of male and female Psychological features and role attributes assigned to sex
Background image of page 2
Gender Roles Gender roles Expectations that go along with being a male or female. Continuum: Masculinity, Femininity, Androgyny in the middle. Masculinity – the traits, behaviors, & interests assigned to the male gender role. Femininity – the traits, behaviors, and interests assigned to the female gender role
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Gender roles Intra-Role conflict Conflicting expectations within a role (gender role)
Background image of page 4
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 6
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Inter-role conflict Expectations of one role conflict with expectations of another role. Men suffer more than women when gender roles are violated. Women are usually stepping up in class when men are stepping down in power. Feelings toward Gender & Sex Sex-stereotype or gender-role stereotype Cognitive component Beliefs about the features of the biological or psychological categories Sexism Affective component Prejudice towards people based o ther sex Sex Discrimination Behavioral component Differential treatment of people based on their biological sex....
View Full Document

Page1 / 6

Presentation1 - Inter-role conflict Expectations of one...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 6. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online