1 An organization that attempts to influence political decision making is called __________. 2 Age statification is the unequal distribution of scarce resources based on age. 3 The classification of people as male or female based on biological characteristics is called sex . 4 Occupational sex segregation is the concentration of one gender in certain occupations. 5 Sexism is a set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values used to justify sexual inequality. 6 The belief that behavioral differences are due to inherited physical characteristics is called biological determinism . 7 Ageism is a set of beliefs, attitudes, norms, and values used to justify age-based prejudice and discrimination. 8 Gender identity is an awareness of being masculine or feminine. 9 The social process of learning how to act as a boy or girl is called gender socialization. Reviewing Facts. In each of the following statements decide if the statement is true or false. Write T for true or F for false. 10
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2011 for the course SS 1 taught by Professor 1 during the Spring '11 term at Anne Arundel CC.