Baby I Was Born This Way

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Unformatted text preview: Baby I Was Born This Way Gender we inflate it with sex. Way you were born is natural. Sex as Biological Sex: an individuals membership in one of two biologically distinct categoriesmale or female Genitalia Hormones Estrogen and androgen. Testosterone. Men are naturally stronger than woman. Men are rational, and women are irrational. Men are guided by reason, women are guided by emotion. Xx and xy. Natural differences between men and women. Sex in itself is natural. Changes are possible according to sex. Which means you cant reduce sex to purely biological explainations. Was born a boy and circumsism, should have a sex change because of the medical issues. Then became Brenda. Brenda found out about the sex change and changed back to a male. Then committed suicide from being depressed among other things. Suggest that there is a relationship between nurture and nature. That sex guides them for the rest of their lives. Ancient times to mid 18 th century. Male body was seen as the only body. Women bodies was seen as inversions. Inwards instead of outwards. Differences between men and women. Men was the natural body. If there is someone intersex, medical science t ries to correct those sexual organs to put people into one of the other categories. Falls into question biological determinates. Ignore variation between types of gender performances. Masculinity both men and woman can perform in different ways. Conceptions of genders. Gender norms that we all live by. Sanctions about going against those gender norms. No evidence for their claims. Evidence is thin, nonexistent. Males, women, nadles are intersex heraphadite. Masculine and feminie traits. Marry whatever sex they choose. Women waste less. Only takes one sperm to make a baby. Men have wasted t rillions of sperms. Women wasting less than men. Egg is in-superior to the sperm. Messy, Problematic. Failure. Wasteful and inefficient. Enthusiasm with spermatogenesis. 3 t rillion sperm wasted. Penetration and seek eggs out. Aggressive. Sperm is what causes the egg to fertilize Ovulation is negativetwo million reduces to 500 in a lifetime. Are they wearing the right clothes? Attached meaning behind those categories How we interact with people. All have idea of what gender is and what it takes to be a man or woman. When we enter institution, those individual thoughts might change. Physical strength Estrogen and androgen. Testosterone. Men are naturally stronger than woman. Men are rational, and women are irrational. Men are guided by reason, women are guided by emotion. Xx and xy. Natural differences between men and women. Sex in itself is natural. Changes are possible according to sex. Which means you cant reduce sex to purely biological explainations....
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