Assignment: Linguistic Sexism Film
The film is broken into 10 topics. Please see list below. For each topic, write a 3 sentence
statement on what you learned from a specific individual(s) in the film. You have to include the
name of th
WhoisGloriaSteinem? Gloria Marie Steinem (born March 25, 1934) is an American feminist,
journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader of, and
spokeswoman for, the feminist movement in the late 1960s and 1970s.[
Assignment: Masculinity and Social Change
Preparing for Empirical Research Article
a. MEN would want to be WOMEN.
Men would want to be women so that they can wear sexy pjs or women clothing.
Men would want to be women so they can wear lip stick and makeup.
Men would want to be women so they can watch chick flicks and cry along with them
1. Thinking sociologically- how are women candidates treated differently than
male candidates? How are they portrayed in the media? Be specific.
2. Would some people in the US society refuse to vote for a presidential candidate
because she is a woman?
1. What do you know about gender?
Gender is what we are defined when we are born. Female or male, that is upon our birth.
However now the world has so many interpretations on the changes of gender. Some say that
This is worth 100 points.
After reading the textbook chapter on Gender and Language as well as watching the film, answer
the following questions. 4 sentences per question.
a. Think about yourself and friends/relatives. Are you surrounded by linguistic sex
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Assignment: What is Feminism?
Module 2 Assignment what is Feminism
Please answer the following in 4 sentences per question.
1. Are you a feminist? Discuss your thoughts about this question before watching the film and
1. The information that I know about gender is that its a status that involves social and legal
such as, boy or girl, and women, and men. Having gender identity is how others around
the world express their gender. There are cultural and soci