Mommy tracking on paper men and women can be equal

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*******Mommy tracking: on paper men and women can be equal, but the girl has a chance of getting pregnant (meaning work off with pay, health benefits, may quit to be a mom) and the man does not, so the man get’s the job *Women are a minority group: yes, subordination, less wealth, less power, less income, less education, less job opportunity **Liberal and social feminism: aim to get TRUE equality for men and women - liberal: equality on legal and political level (not changing social structure) - social: economic and cultural changes
- radical: overthrow patriarchy ***Opposition to feminism: directed toward radicalists and socialists **Sexaulity: socially defined activities intended to arouse and produce genital responses; sex begins with that first glance at a girl that reveals that intimate intention (HOLISTIC VIEW: mental emotional and physical state, some spiritual state) *Sexual Continuum: nobody is 100% gay, straight, bi, etc. you can only identify as one and take “small steps” to the other end of the spectrum *family orientation: where we come from, where we're born into *family procreation: marriage; ability to have a child; adopting a child *family affinity "fictive kin": identify as family but not linked by bold marriage or adoption; considering someone family *polygyny (more wives) > polyandry (more husbands *cannot sex till marriage -> cannot marry to family -> thus no sex with family
*Manifest function: reinforces gender roles (girls are better with spatial tasks, men are better with science) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------- ***Electronic cottage = home: working from home computer is more frequent, its becoming easier and easier to work from home with new innovative electronics that can complete tasks for you *Capitalism: creates a CLASS system where the few uppermen control much of the economy *Capitalism and Socialism cannot exist entirely without the other *Greed factor: uneven distribution of wealth between a 2 class system when a socialist economy fails *Fecundity: potential for child bearing *Refuned birth rate: percentage of live births per thousand women of child bearing years (14-44) ---------------- Auxillery Traits - Traits based off the outside
EX: Doctors Social Stratification - A system by which a society ranks categories or people in a social hierarchy. Ideologies justify existence of Stratification. It is Universal but varies in type. It involves inequality in belief system Change your SES - Socio Economic Status Caste System - based on ascribed status, Birth determines social position - occupation, endogamy is practiced , social life is restricted , tied to religious dogma. Lack of mobility. endogamy - marry within the same class Class System - A system based on individual achievement, not ascription. Inequality but mobility is possible, everyone has access to education and jobs, Meritocracy - you get what you deserve Davis-Moore - Stratification has beneficial consequences ( it’s functional) for the operation of the U.S. Members of society have needs. Some statuses in society are more important than others
when it comes to needs. To attract the best qualified you need rewards.

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