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Unformatted text preview: are used to reinforce biological explanation. Gender Roles Expectations regarding the proper behavior, attitudes, and activities of females and males. Up until the 1920s little boys and girls dressed the same. TAKE AWAY POINTS Gender is a social construct We attach social and cultural meanings to biological differences between females and males that create inequality between men and women. We participate in gendered social arrangements by doing gender. 02:16 02:16...
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2012 for the course SOCY 105 taught by Professor Mogadam during the Spring '05 term at Maryland.
- Spring '05