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Institutional sexism - Subordination of women that is part of the everyday workings of economics, law, politics, and other social institutions. Matriarchy- Female-dominated society that gives higher prestige and value to women than to men. Objectification - Practice of treating people as objects Patriarchy - Male-dominated society in which cultural beliefs and values give
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Unformatted text preview: higher prestige and value to men than to women. Pay equity-Principle that women and men who perform jobs that are of equal value to society and that require equal training ought to be paid equally. Gender-Is as unchangeable as sex-overlooks extensive similarities between the sexes and extensive variation within each sex....
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This note was uploaded on 03/07/2012 for the course SOCI 101 taught by Professor Verginiahusting during the Spring '08 term at Boise State.

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