SOC275H5 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Dutee Chand, Ridicule, Hegemonic Masculinity

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The difference in wage between men and women. Gender segregations: fireman, clerical work, receptionist etc, nursing, teachers. Gender division of labour, housework is assumed to be women"s job. Women are supposed to care for the others. It is unwaged and waged labour that is associated with women. Higher positions tend to be dominated by men: even in teaching subjects there is segregation. The opposition party directs most questions to men. Even though half of the cabinet is female, it is still male dominated. When differentiating sex and gender, there is biological determinism vs differential socializtion: nature vs nurture. We use genitals to distinguish sex for animals. Sex refers to the biological and physiological characteristics that define male and female. Gender refers to the socially and culturally constituted behaviours, activities, and attributes that a given society considers appropriate for men and women. Levi suydam (1843) wanted to vote in connecticut, usa.

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