GENDER - GENDER Social Factors April 14, 2010 Gender...

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GENDER Social Factors April 14, 2010 Gender Division of Space - Official- Restrooms, Agusta Golf Corse - Unofficial- Sport Teams (social space) - For this lecture, this means either a physical separation of space, or the perception of certain spaces as male or female - 4 types of spaces o Domestic o Business/Work o Social o Ceremonial - Typically associated with one of 3 things o Gender division of labor o Social divisions- religion o Cultural ideals and norm Gender in the US - A woman’s place is in the home, the man should bring home the bacon, the military is no place for a woman - Nature environment- more nurturing- more female - Bars- “man cave”- sports and television, wood and brick more solid- a male connotation The Area - Children don’t have gender- “a stranger has arrived” sex and gender can be separate, it then taught later in life o They can also practice and go places in each space, and do any activity without being awkward o Same with a older woman, there is more masculine tendencies
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