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Unformatted text preview: Sex differences that appear between males and females Variability among gender is usually greater than the mean difference between genders Biological reductionism those that assume a given condition inevitably determines a particular event Biological determinism Those that assume a given condition inevitably determines a particular even Gender the social and cultural patterns that we associate with men and women in society Sex The biological identity meant to signify the fact that one is either male or female Social institutions * established patterns of behavior with a specific and recognized purpose...
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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