Intersectional approach key to understanding the complex experiences of how

Intersectional approach key to understanding the

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Intersectional approach key to understanding the complex experiences of how relations of gender,race and social class work together Inter What is considered attractive Physically attractive individuals have more opportunities for sexual relationships College students in one study were willing to lie about themselves to win dates with physically attractive partners Lack of extreme as ymmdey Women with Law waist-to-hip ratios (WHR) Lustrous shiny hair Large eyes and a small nose Men with Masculine features
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A large jaw and a medium sized nose Positive behaviors (smiling helping male individual appear more attractive) Attractiveness stereotype The belief that “what is beautiful is good.” Research finds that we believe physically attractive people have more favorite personality traits and are more likely to be successful More than 70 studies found that attractiveness has a moderate influence on how sensitive, kind, and interesting a person is. It has been influence o judgments of intelligence, and no influence on judgments of integrity Students in one series of studies were asked What is the minimum percentile of negligence you would accept in considering someone for: A date A sexual partner A one right stand A steady dating partner A marriage partner Exchange theory People evaluate interactions and relationships in terms of the rewards and costs that each is likely to entail They calculate likely outcomes by subtracting anticipated costs from anticipated rewards If the expected outcome is positive, people are inclined to initiate or maintain the relationship If the expected outcome is negative, they are unlikely to imitate a new relationship to stay in an ongoing relationship Gender differences in sexuality Men and women differ in their criteria for sexual partners
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But their criteria for long-term partners are very similar Compared to women, men perceive more sexuality in an interaction between a man and a woman This is true whether they are party In one study, students were approached by another student of the opposite sex, who said: I have been noticing you around campus, I find you very Cultural norms about sexually Cultures vary acceptance of premantital sex, extra June 1 st 2016. Lecture Deviance Deviance, a violation of a cultural/societal norm. Hence to deviate from the norm! Deviance can be viewed Social constructionism If men define situations as real,they are real in their consequence(W.I.Thomas,1928:572) m Labelling Theory Frank Tannenbaum(1938) Crime and Community dramatization of evil in regards to youth Edwin Lement(1951) Social Pathology Primary Deviation-rule breaking Secondary Deviation-Agreement with societies reaction
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Moral Careers and Deviant Subcultures In his famous work,Outsiders: studies in the Sociology of Deviance,Howard Becker(1973) elaborated the processes through which: Primary deviance leads to secondary deviance The importance of deviant subcultures in maintaining the deviant self-image Outsiders refer to people labeled as deviants who accept
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