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Unformatted text preview: *Gender Role a set of expected behaviors for males and females Gender Identity one’s sense of being male or female Gender-Typing the acquisition of a traditional masculine or feminine role Subtle gender stereotyping *Hostile sexism – the belief that women are inferior to men *Benevolent sexism – the assumption that women are the weaker sex and need protecting * www.understandingprejudice.org/demos Meta-analyses: Meta-analyses: gender differences in research gender differences in research Findings included persistence of differences favoring males in visual spatial ability for mental rotation Gender Typing *Two theories of gender typing...
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- Fall '10
- Psychology, sex chromosome, rotation Gender Typing, *Testosterone, Genetic Sex Differences