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Unformatted text preview: older • sanctions to violators of gender • Gender Transgression zone o Defined as: areas in which one gender enters the other realm of social control • popularity= power What all this means • Hand clapping games are considered girls games- boys have been socialized to think that it is not acceptable to play these games ( in doing so, they are crossing the line) Gender deviant • moving from your accepted gender zone/ role to another Sanctions • codes and rules that enforce societal norms...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course SOC 446 taught by Professor Christinawhelan during the Fall '10 term at Pittsburgh.
- Fall '10