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Nicolas Jeganathan 998878335 CHAPTER 11: Gender Stereotypes [Video About reverse Gender Stereotypes at the Gym] Typical Gender Differences  Agentic : Male  Artistic: Individual Women  Communal: Group  Understanding: Women are supposed to be understanding.  Leader: Automatically think of men  Competitive: Sort of goes with male  Abstract thinking: Male  Verbal Reasoning: Female  Self-Confident: Male  Independent: Male  Problem Solving: Male  Expressive: Women Large Gender Differences  Physical attributes: Men are more muscular and generally larger than women.  Occupational: Men tend to work in more thinking/ technical things, and sports. Women tend to work in more social environments.  Certain Types of Knowledge: Men are better with technical things and sports.  Sexual Behaviour: Men masturbate more, number of partners in life, and opinions towards casual sex.  Tender-Mindedness (-): Facet of agreeableness; women score less.  Some times of aggression: There are large differences between women and men. Medium Gender Differences  Aggression (peer, self, physical)  Women show more affection  Women show more agreeableness  Women tend to conform more  Science knowledge [More male]  Women have higher emotional stability  Women have a higher desire for ambition, and status in a mate  Men have a desire for a more attractive mate. Nicolas Jeganathan 998878335 Trivial Differences Self Esteem (over 23): Men are higher on Self-Esteem before 23, after 23 it evens out Extraversion: Activity and Gregariousness Openness: Idea Generation Occupations: Idea-Data Dimensions Guilt, Pride, and Anger are SLIGHTLY more common in males. Knowledge [lit, business, arts] very little difference between men and women Gender Differences in “the Big Five” No Gender Gender Possible Gender Differences Differences Differences  In Neuroticism  Extraversion:  Extraversion; overall. and Assertiveness  Neuroticism; anxiety. Impulsiveness  Agreeablenes  Agreeableness; trust.  Extraversion; s: Tender-  Conscientiousness overall Gregariousness mindedness and order of  Openness;  Neuroticism conscientiousness. involving ideas  Sexuality Aggression Depends on type, measurement, situation Men are more aggressive when it comes to physical and verbal aggression. Girls; more relational and indirect aggression into adolescence, more. No differences when THEY are being attacked, insulted, (-) evaluated Men are more aggressive in response to frustration Risk-Taking Men typically take more risks that women [in terms of pain, intellect, and physical skill risks, when statistically it’s not going to work out as well] But it vari
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