Essay Topics Exam 1
Explain what sociologists mean by contending that gender is a multilevel phenomenon
First they see gender as a characteristic of individuals.
Identity and traits and other characteristics people come to posses, based on their
1. Define the following concepts:
waves of white feminism
waves of African feminism
disorders of sexual development
Similar to the military, the United States Police Force is one of the most discriminatory
institutions when it comes to sex
Police officer has always been stereotypes as a male job
o Similar to the way society may see a doctor as a man and a nur
Exam #2 Notes
What is horticulture as a means of subsistence/making a living?
Digging stick and hoe agriculture
Advanced horticultural societies have metal-tipped hoes
Slash-and-burn ( swidden) me
Concepts for Exam 1
Focus on the attributes assigned to members of oppressed communities of gender, race,
ethnicity, class, sexuality, and nation.
The lesson of this is that gender arrangements create relationships of inequality be