Gender - Gender Masculinity Physicalattributes Money...

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Gender 18:13 Masculinity Physical attributes Money Power tools Fix things Aggression Obscene Music video by Dennis Leary “Asshole” Stereotypical display of masculinity Not defined as much as femininity is Sex Biological differences Genitalia Hormones Sex roles Behavioral expectations based on your biology If someone asks you to do something then they are not being sexist. Opening jars, getting things high up, etc. Gender Cultural definition of masculinity or femininity  Grouped by your gender as much as wht country you come from etc. Gender role Behavioral expectations based on culture Functionalism Distinct gender roles necessary for social stability
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Men – instrumental Do things, keep order, economic stability Women – expressive Emotions, relationships, etc. Conflict Theory Male/Female relationships reflect male’s attempt to maintain their advantage Playboy 1971 ad Hushpuppies shoes “Attention male chauvinist pigs” at the bottom it states when the “libs” (Femininists) it 
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SOCL 2501 taught by Professor Simpson during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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