Chapter 1 text book notes
LGBTTIQQ- Lesbian Gay, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, queer and questioning.
Media dictates things that are accepted as normal in the society.
The ideal of what is good and bad is social construction,
How important is context in producing gender differences?
o Influenced by the aggressors and recipients gender
o Affect the perceived degree or severity of aggressiveness depending
upon the aggressors gender
o Influence the
Chapter 9: Topics in Adolescence and Young Adulthood
Youth in western cultures have particularly difficult time dealing with their
sexuality. 63% of Americans believe that sexual exploration during
adolescence is normal.
Dusek, kermis, and Mange found tha
Chapter 8: Adolescences and Young Adulthood
Adolescences I commonly considered as the period that occurs approximately
between 10 years 11 months and 19 years and 11 months.
Stage or Transition?
G. Stanley Hall proposes that adolescence is a separate dev
March 18, 2015
How do parents contribute to childrens early gender learning?
Parents are generally the first source of childrens gender learning
We dont realize how much we communicate different expectations
Averaging across studies, treat so
Lecture 09: Grown
Up Gendered III:
(Human Body, 2002, 50
What are some of the
mysteries of puberty
differences with respect
to other species? What
are some of the things
Consists of structures
and practices that
sustain a particular
social order by
patterns of behaviour
Is communicated and
Sexual Prejudice and Gender:
Do Heterosexuals Attitudes Toward Lesbians and Gay Men Differ?
Gregory M. Herek
Department of Psychology
University of California at Davis
Journal of Social Issues, 2000, 56 (2), 251-266.
AUTHOR NOTE. Preparation of this paper
Lecture 07: Growing
Up Gendered I:
Is it a Boy or a
Girl? (2000, 43 minutes)
Are the biological
categories female and
categories? Why not?
How many sexes are
Do the stories told in the
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The Five Sexes: Why Male and Female are not
ARTICLE JANUARY 1993
I believe I’m not unrehearsed in what you’re asking. It hap—
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THE PSYCHOLOGY OF
Sex & Gender
Lecture 06: Womb Do You Think You Are (or Will Be)?
Discovering Psychology 17: Sex & Gender (1990, 29 minutes)
Answering the following questions should help you with the
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Chapter 9: Sexuality over the Life span
Sex and sexuality is vital for the survival purpose.
Adolescence is the critical period for sexuality
SEXUALITY IN INFANCY AND EARLY CHILDHOOD
Sexual development starts in the stage of fetus growing in
Chapter 17: The Dark Side of Sex: As
Why is it so important to Understand the Dark Side of Sex?
- It is important to consider the dark side of sex to understand the full range of sexual behaviours
and desires and to be able to
Chapter 11: Topics in Adulthood
Infertility: inability too conceive after 1 year of unprotected sex
o Negative psychological effects like feelings of guilt, inadequacy in both
women and men.
o Infertile women see themselves as