Gender and sex!
We move to the world with a certain Sex and learn how to behave (gender)
Gender got impact by environment and social experiences SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION
Not confirming to what the society expect from BOY/GIRL -> bullying and child abuse
MESSENER’s methodology (a way to study social issues)
The way kids DO GENDER (the way you need to perform as a girl/boy) NOT KICKING A BARBIE (girl)
In the article girl where hanging around the Barbie however boys disrupting the activity.
PARENTS SAY: how different they are (highlighting their differences) think THIS IS NORMAL BUT
Babies got exposes to boyish or girlish environment even ONCE they are born
This is not the case they are much more similar than being DIFFERENT.
GIRLS playing with TRUCKS (in privacy of homes not that socially)