Biological Determinism

Biological Determinism - Biological Determinism ch. 2 CHART...

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Biological Determinism ch. 2 CHART Sex: (Biology) Male (Penis)-------------Female (Vagina) Intersex Socialization: masculinity femininity Gender: (Social) Man Woman Sexual orientation: hetero/homo hetero/homo Biological Determinism (myth, use to perpetuate gender inequality) - essentialist view. Your biology determine what you are. Virtually, all societies manifest some difference between men and women…… GENDER DIFFERENCE. There might be a difference. We impose what might be good or bad Virtually all cultures exhibit some form of male domination, despite varied gender definitions o GENDER INEQUALITY Female Masc Fem Mundugamor No gender difference U.S. Result of our history Gender inequality Tchambu Gender inequality Arapesh Utopian No gender difference Masc. Fem. Gender difference. Read about the tribes in the uLearn handout. Functionalism Centrality of the division of labor (dividing up tasks so that everything gets done, so that everyone has a function). Sex-based division of labor. The more that society gets complex, the more that there will
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