Study found that girls critique and reject ideas of

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Study--> found that girls critique and reject ideas of female attractiveness in magazines§Girls:Makes it difficult for Black men to fill in provider role§Adopt extreme characteristics--> declare their masculinity (ex. Physical toughness, risk taking, aggressiveness)§Majors (91)--> describe cool pose that men use; it is set of language and behaviour that displays strength, toughness and detachment§Fraternities has encouraging volunteer in high-risk neighbourhoodThey typically have no fathers present and mentors seek to be male guidance and positive role modelsRecent ideal--> emphasizes responsibility and diligence§Boys/men:Afro-American: -Gender Roles in American Minority Groups
to be male guidance and positive role modelsHas pledge; required to attend church that reflects strong religiosity of the cultureConcentrated on caring for children; care of home and emotional support for husband§Taught to emulate the Virgin Mary by being submissive and self-denying§NOW: employed at rates similar to whites, feminist movement created§Girls:Emphasizes males dominance over females§Expected to be undisputed head of household§Demand respect and obedience from wives and children§Strength comes from providing, protecting and procreating§Men: guided by ideology of machismoLatinos:-Subjected to media stereotypes of women as being submissive and exoticExperience sense of gender role inferiority§Men have high intelligence but poor at sportsAsians:--> often parents bring back tradition to US-Exposed to gender roles of own culture but also through roles of majority cultureThrough school, media and friends and peers who may be part of that cultureMakes it possible for them to form variety of possible gender conceptsMoving towards majority culture--> results in conflict with parents, esp. girls concerning issues of independence, dating and sexualityMembers of minority cultures:-Occurs when people believe others possess certain characteristics as a result of being member of particular groupMost research has been conducted by social psychologists--> they focused on gender stereotype-Can be viewed as one aspect of gender schemaSchema includes beliefs about objects and activities; WHILE gender Gender stereotypes--> attribute certain characteristics to others on basis of male or female-Gender Stereotypes in Emerging Adulthood:
Schema includes beliefs about objects and activities; WHILE gender stereotypes are beliefs about PEOPLEIndicates- college students evaluate women's work performance LESSSHOWS--. Women rates articles highly when thought author was male§Goldberg (68)--> asked college women to evaluate quality of several articles (some for feminine and masculine)Areas of interest--> college students involving work-One study compared males (early, late and college students)Given descriptions of either average or outstanding male election candidate

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