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Unformatted text preview: affected by the taste and the easier it is to consume to drink. When women do drink beer, they often drink more slowly then their male counterparts. They do not engulf the beverage with such tenacity, but often sip at it, and there forth drink less. The beer drinking habits of women also seem to arise from the masculinity associated with beer. A woman does not want to consume as much beer as a man, for then she is stating that she is as masculine as he is. Then why, if it is associated with such masculinity, do women drink beer? As beer is embedded in the American culture, men often bring beer, and only beer to social gatherings. Thus many women are stuck with no alternative to beer when they want to drink and socialize....
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- Summer '08
- Sociology, Eric Stern