15% of mark
Due by Feb 7 latest
Gender and Sex:
Sex and gender are not the same.
Gender is not biologically and naturally constructed.
Sex depends on genes and hormones.
Biological determinism: doesn’t matter what background, or time you come from man/
woman is man/woman.
Social constructionism: gender identity dependent on your cultural or social content.
- Suggests we elaborate, define and mark what being a man or woman is.
- Can very depending on time, culture and social influences.
- Break emphasization.
Separation in gender begins at an early age. Boys are considered to be more aggressive, girls
Rite of Passage: