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    Gender inequality Gender can be defined as the socially constructed roles and duties society constructs‚ assigns and expects of males and females on the basis of their biological and physical characteristics. Gender is learnt‚ not permanent and differs from one community to another. Gender roles and responsibilities are found in all spheres of society be it economic‚ social‚ political or religious. Gender roles are affected by age‚ social class‚ ability‚ ethnicity and race. The gender roles help

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    GENDER What is Gender? To label gender as the sexes or the reproductive organs would be too broad of a definition. Depending on the gender type you are‚ people‚ culture and society have expectations that you must follow‚ Eg‚ if you are a women‚ you are expected to stay at home and look after the children while your husband is out working. Yet nowadays since culture is constantly evolving males and females have suddenly swapped roles‚ and this is where debates arrive on whether it’s right or wrong

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    Patriarchy is “the systematic organization of male supremacy” or the social system organized around gender difference (55). The system of patriarchy has created a set of Eurocentric masculinist epistemological conditions for today‚ because of this it creates social normalities which determines how people should present their gender and how they should fit into society. Society has made it acceptable to limit gender and create a stratification system to rank statuses unequally (65). Social constructions

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    paper I will review where my ideas of gender came from‚ how I developed into the gender role that I assume today‚ along with many other things. When I was born I was automatically assigned a specific sex. “Sex refers to the physical and biological differences between men and women.” (279) In my personal situation I was born with male genitalia therefore I was classified as a male. Gender did not come until later in life and it took time to fully develop. “Gender refers to the social‚ psychological

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    How is gender performed? Gender is performed through the way people dress their kids. The color that is chosen for the baby’s room or the toys that the baby plays with‚ is all part of gender being performed. From an early age a newborns gender is decided for them. You can divide gender into two parts: the adolescent and also the person’s adult hood. Now a day‚ some people change their gender and become the opposite sex. There are different words for the gender changes: transsexuals are those

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    masculinity in the world today) changes the whole concept of gender and‚ argues that men and women are more similar than they are different. In the film‚ he talks about many issues like making gender visible to both women and men‚ white privileges‚ HIV/ AIDS‚ changes in women’s life. From the different issues he talked about‚ I choose to reflect on some themes he mentioned like gender role in child care‚ how culture changes the definition of gender and white privilege. I always hear how men and women

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    sdsdsdsdNutrition and human health from a sex-gender perspective Full Text Online | by Marino‚ Maria; Masella‚ Roberta; Bulzomi‚ Pamela; Campesi‚ Ilaria; Malorni‚ Walter; Franconi‚ Flavia Molecular aspects of medicine‚ ISSN 0098-2997‚ 02/2011‚ Volume 32‚ Issue 1‚ pp. 1 - 70 .... Consequently‚ most modern guidelines are based on studies predominantly conducted on men. However‚ there are many sex-gender differences that are the result... Beverage‚ Aging - physiology‚ Food‚ Gender‚ Health Journal Article:Full Text

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    Gender: Men vs Women I would like to approach the topic: the superior gender. This topic brings up many heated discussions all around the world. In this presentation I will dig into the myths of gender to find out who the superior race really is. An important point in this battle is intelligence. It is well-known that women are under-represented in areas of achievement throughout past history: there are more men achieving distinctions of mental ability‚ from Nobel-prize winners to chess grandmasters

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    Cultural Anthropology 04-30-2014 Writing Assignment #2: Gender The location I chose to observe behavior in a public setting was the food court at the Everett mall on Saturday April 26th from 1:00-1:20pm. The food court is packed with people bustling in and out amidst their shopping. It seems a universal for many to be looking at their phones. While I did make short observations about the mass group of people I decided to narrow in and focus on a few groups of people. The first couple of individuals

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    Cake” and reading “Berengier of the Long Ass‚” the expectations of genders are exposed through the reversal of roles in both of these pieces. The characters in these stories clearly demonstrate the expectations that certain males and females must negotiate in order to expose the problems when there is labeling of certain genders. Judith Butler’s analysis of gender is that it is performative- meaning that nobody really is a gender from the start; after watching the video and reading the text for this

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