Notes 12-8-2010 - 21:17 MaleRoles...

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21:17 Male Roles Recent History: Chanes in the Male Role Joseph Pleck (1981) Whenever roles change, ambiguities are created because of contradictions between the  old an new roles Institutional definition and control of masculinity declined, shifting emphasis to internal,  psychological masculinity and gender identity Traditional vs. modern male roles A New View: Sex Role Starin Sex-role strain (SRS) paradigm Feminist psychology’s approach to the male role, based on the assumption that gender  roles for men are contradictory and stressful Assumptions Gender roles are contradictory and inconsistent A large proportion of individual violate gender roles Violating gender roles has worse consequences for males than it does for females Some characteristics that are prescribed by gender roles are actually maladaptive Lifespan Development Fatherhood How much time do fathers spend with their children? Using a time diary method
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2012 for the course PSYCH 324 taught by Professor Hamann during the Fall '07 term at Washington State University .

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