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one considered typical of a kind; oversimplified conception or belief

gender bias

favoring one gender over another


a power pattern in which the man is basically the boss


a power pattern in which the wife is basically the boss


a power pattern in which the parnters make decisions together in most areas


a power pattern in which each spouse has about equal authority in different areas of life


The division of labor that is defined in terms of masculine and feminine and is usually not equal


Comprises a number of social, cultural and political movements, theories and moral philosophies concerned with gender inequalities and equal rights for women


the usual or expected function of somebody or something (the part someone plays in an action or event)

marital role

The part or function each partner plays in the marriage.

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