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15 terms
Sex and Gender
Sex
Gender
Masculinity
Femininity
A biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
A term that tells us whether an individual is masculine, femi…
A term associated with male traits/roles
A term associated with female traits/roles
Sex
A biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
Gender
A term that tells us whether an individual is masculine, femi…
50 terms
Sex and Gender
primary sex characteristics
secondary sex characteristics
sex
gender
include internal and external genitals
non-genital differences... EX:hormonal differences
refers to biological differences between males and females
how masculine or feminine a person feels, and how he or she e…
primary sex characteristics
include internal and external genitals
secondary sex characteristics
non-genital differences... EX:hormonal differences
12 terms
sex and gender
sex identity
gender identity
pyschodynamic theory
social learning theory
a child's sex can be identified by their hormones and chromos…
attitudes & behaviours... determines masculinity or femininity…
we have thoughts and feelings that we are not aware of becaus…
gender is learnt from watching and copying the behaviours of…
sex identity
a child's sex can be identified by their hormones and chromos…
gender identity
attitudes & behaviours... determines masculinity or femininity…
13 terms
Sex and Gender
Sex
Gender
matriarchy
patriarchy
the biological distinction between male and female
the personal traits and social positions that society attache…
form of social organization in which females dominate males
form of social organization in which males dominate females
Sex
the biological distinction between male and female
Gender
the personal traits and social positions that society attache…
17 terms
sex and gender
six indices of sexual identity
MIS/MIH
DHT
GnRH
chromosomes... gonads... hormones... external genital... sex of assignmen…
inhibit the development of the female system... develop male str…
derivative of testosterone
released by the hypothalamus at puberty ... then releases FSH an…
six indices of sexual identity
chromosomes... gonads... hormones... external genital... sex of assignmen…
MIS/MIH
inhibit the development of the female system... develop male str…
70 terms
Gender and Sex
Sex
includes reproduction, hormones, chrom…
refer to a person whose body has both…
intersex video
biological characteristics that distinguish males and females
sex
intersex
the passionate eye
Sex
biological characteristics that distinguish males and females
includes reproduction, hormones, chrom…
sex
10 terms
Sex and Gender
Sex
Gender
Nature vs. Nuture
Gender roles
refers to a person's biological status and is typically categ…
The sex of an individual, male or female, based on reproducti…
what makes us who we are and drives how we behave, our genes…
Set of expectations held by society about the ways in which m…
Sex
refers to a person's biological status and is typically categ…
Gender
The sex of an individual, male or female, based on reproducti…
41 terms
Sex and Gender
Sexually Aggresive
Sexually Selective
Fendor Vassilyev
Moulay sharif
Men evolved to be more ___ ___... o Sperm is cheap (most men hav…
Women evolved to be more ____ ___... o Eggs are large and biolog…
o Russian Woman in 18th century... o 69 Children; 16 twins; 7 tr…
the bloodthirsty"... o Moroccan ruler in 17th century... o Fathered…
Sexually Aggresive
Men evolved to be more ___ ___... o Sperm is cheap (most men hav…
Sexually Selective
Women evolved to be more ____ ___... o Eggs are large and biolog…
11 terms
Sex and Gender
History of Gender Inequality
Sex
Gender
Nature vs. Nurture
...
the sum of the structural and functional differences by which…
either the male or female division of a species
Nature is what you where born into and Nurture is something t…
History of Gender Inequality
...
Sex
the sum of the structural and functional differences by which…
30 terms
Sex + Gender
gender
gender role
gender identity
gendered institutions
the culturally and socially constructed differences between f…
attitudes, behaviour, and activities that are socially define…
a persons perception of self as female or male
gender is one of the major ways by which social life is organ…
gender
the culturally and socially constructed differences between f…
gender role
attitudes, behaviour, and activities that are socially define…
22 terms
sex and gender
penis envy
reproduction
castration anxiety
attention
girl realises she does not have a peins
child reproduces seen behaviour
boys fear castration by father
children pay attention to same sex behaviour
penis envy
girl realises she does not have a peins
reproduction
child reproduces seen behaviour
9 terms
SEX & GENDER
Second wave feminism
Ortner 1974
Rosaldo 1980
Martin 1987
1960s-1980s... - Trying to explain what was believed to be a fun…
Women associated with nature, men with culture... - Leads to fun…
Female domestic/male public dichotomy
"Natural" facts about women are used as social justification…
Second wave feminism
1960s-1980s... - Trying to explain what was believed to be a fun…
Ortner 1974
Women associated with nature, men with culture... - Leads to fun…
12 terms
Sex And Gender
Sex
Gender
Nature
Nurture
biological characteristics that distinguish females and males…
the behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
An individual's biological inheritance, especially his or her…
upbringing, education, and environment, contrasted with inbor…
Sex
biological characteristics that distinguish females and males…
Gender
the behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
8 terms
Sex and Gender
sex
primary sex characteristics
intersexed
secondary sex characteristics
a distinction based on primary sex characteristics
the anatomical traits essential to reproduction
classification of people with some mixture of male and female…
physical traits not essential to reproduction, such as breast…
sex
a distinction based on primary sex characteristics
primary sex characteristics
the anatomical traits essential to reproduction
10 terms
Sex and Gender
primary sex characteristics
secondary sex characteristics
sex
gender
include internal and external genitals
non-genital differences... EX:hormonal differences
refers to biological differences between males and females
how masculine or feminine a person feels, and how he or she e…
primary sex characteristics
include internal and external genitals
secondary sex characteristics
non-genital differences... EX:hormonal differences
9 terms
Gender and Sex
Sex
Gender
Arapesh
Mundugarnar
Biological based
Cultural definition of how people see themselves
Both men and women are trained to be "nice"
Both men and women are trained to be "hostile"
Sex
Biological based
Gender
Cultural definition of how people see themselves
23 terms
Gender and Sex
Feminism
Gender
Gender bias
Gender identity
is the belief that all people—both men and women—are equal an…
is learned attitudes and behaviors that characterize men and…
is behavior that shows favoritism toward one gender over the…
is a person's perception of themself as female or male.
Feminism
is the belief that all people—both men and women—are equal an…
Gender
is learned attitudes and behaviors that characterize men and…
19 terms
Sex and gender
Sex
Gender
Androgyny
Masculinity
A biological term to tell whether someone is male or female (…
A psychological term to tell whether someone is masculine, fe…
A type of gender which possess both masculine and feminine tr…
Term associated with male traits e.g. Being aggressive
Sex
A biological term to tell whether someone is male or female (…
Gender
A psychological term to tell whether someone is masculine, fe…
25 terms
Sex and Gender
The definition of gender is
The definition of a minority group is
The definition of sex is
To balance high male death rates and t…
The behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
people who are discriminated against on the basis of physical…
the biological characteristics that make you a male or female
Have many children
The definition of gender is
The behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
The definition of a minority group is
people who are discriminated against on the basis of physical…
7 terms
Sex and Gender
Define sex
Define gender
Define sex role stereotypes
Describe the Batista Boys case study
Being genetically male (XY) or female (XX) - the biological d…
A person's sense of maleness/femaleness - psychological feeli…
Male - blue, sports, bosses, confidence... Female - pink, fashio…
-4 children were identified female at birth... -They turned into…
Define sex
Being genetically male (XY) or female (XX) - the biological d…
Define gender
A person's sense of maleness/femaleness - psychological feeli…
156 terms
Sex and Gender
Unit 9.1
Distinguish between primary and second…
Distinguish between sex and gender.
Gender
Differences Between Sex and Gender
Primary sex characteristics - a vagina or a penis and other o…
Sex refers to the biological characteristics that distinguish…
the behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
Unit 9.1
Differences Between Sex and Gender
Distinguish between primary and second…
Primary sex characteristics - a vagina or a penis and other o…
35 terms
Sex and Gender
Define Sex
Define Sexual Dimorphism?
Define Secondary Sex Characteristics
Describe Turner's Syndrome
biological distinctions such as the chromosomal, hormonal, or…
Size difference between sexes
physical differences not directly related to reproduction (re…
-Girls only possess one X chromosome... -Usually unable to repro…
Define Sex
biological distinctions such as the chromosomal, hormonal, or…
Define Sexual Dimorphism?
Size difference between sexes
8 terms
Sex and gender.
Define sex.
Define gender.
What is gender identity disorder?
What study can be used to show that ge…
The biological differences between men and women
the psychological and cultural differences between males and…
where someone will feel that their biological sex does not co…
Smith and Lloyd ... 4-6 month old babies were dressed either as…
Define sex.
The biological differences between men and women
Define gender.
the psychological and cultural differences between males and…
156 terms
Sex and Gender
Unit 9.1
Distinguish between primary and second…
Distinguish between sex and gender.
Gender
Differences Between Sex and Gender
Primary sex characteristics - a vagina or a penis and other o…
Sex refers to the biological characteristics that distinguish…
the behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper f…
Unit 9.1
Differences Between Sex and Gender
Distinguish between primary and second…
Primary sex characteristics - a vagina or a penis and other o…
12 terms
Sex/Gender
Evolutionary Evidence/Factors of Gende…
Gender Typing
Sex
Gender
-90% infants dressed in gender-typed clothing... -90% kids wear…
labeling things/activities/people as masc or fem... *the 1st thi…
bio/physiological difference between males and females
psych experience, characteristics of being male/female, masc/…
Evolutionary Evidence/Factors of Gende…
-90% infants dressed in gender-typed clothing... -90% kids wear…
Gender Typing
labeling things/activities/people as masc or fem... *the 1st thi…
15 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Masculine
Feminine
Biological term which tells you whether you are male or female
Whether you are masculine or feminine
Football, aggression
Playing with dolls, caring
Sex
Biological term which tells you whether you are male or female
Gender
Whether you are masculine or feminine
10 terms
gender/sex
sex
intersex
social gender
gender roles
Process by which cells from two different parents unite to pr…
born with sexual anatomy that is neither completely male nor…
Mother, father, boy, girl
Expectations about what is appropriate behavior for each sex.
sex
Process by which cells from two different parents unite to pr…
intersex
born with sexual anatomy that is neither completely male nor…
14 terms
Sex & Gender
sexual reproduction
females/males/hemaphrodies
gender/gender roles
sexual division of labor
...
...
...
...
sexual reproduction
...
females/males/hemaphrodies
...
6 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Male
Female
Medically assigned identity based on physical packaging- chro…
Complex system of identities, expressions, and roles that are…
A term used to assign an individual a sex at birth. Typically…
A term used to assign an individual a sex at birth. Typically…
Sex
Medically assigned identity based on physical packaging- chro…
Gender
Complex system of identities, expressions, and roles that are…
16 terms
Sex&gender
Hijra
Gender roles
Mahu
Xanith
Alternative gender role in India
Cultural expectations of men and woman
Alternative gender role in Tahiti
Alternative Oman on the Saudi Arabia peninsula
Hijra
Alternative gender role in India
Gender roles
Cultural expectations of men and woman
18 terms
sex gender
lois weis' four tenets
hegemonic male
talk radio
jim rome
1. masculine identities historically and culturally situated…
peyton manning, white, owns steakhouse, quarterback
more about gender politics than party politics (i,e gender po…
show is superficially about sports, build up masculinity. jim…
lois weis' four tenets
1. masculine identities historically and culturally situated…
hegemonic male
peyton manning, white, owns steakhouse, quarterback
15 terms
Sex&Gender
Sex
Masculine
Feminine
Androgynous
A biologically given term which tells us if we are male or fe…
This refers to typical male traits. E.g, aggressive, working,…
This refers to typical female traits. E.g, sensible, caring,…
This refers to both masculine and feminine traits. E.g, playi…
Sex
A biologically given term which tells us if we are male or fe…
Masculine
This refers to typical male traits. E.g, aggressive, working,…
9 terms
Sex & Gender
Transgender
Transexual
Gay/Lesbian
Heterosexual
People whose gender identities do not match their biological…
Individuals who believe that the discord between their intern…
Man attracted to man | Woman attracted to woman
Sexually attracted to a person of the opposite sex
Transgender
People whose gender identities do not match their biological…
Transexual
Individuals who believe that the discord between their intern…
15 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex identity
Gender identity
Male hormone
Female hormone
A biological term. A child's sex can be identfied by their ho…
A psychological term. A child's gender can be identified by t…
Testosterone
Oestrogen
Sex identity
A biological term. A child's sex can be identfied by their ho…
Gender identity
A psychological term. A child's gender can be identified by t…
10 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Masculinity
Femininity
Biological term that tells us whether an individual is male o…
Psychological term that tells us whether an individual is mas…
Gender term associated with male traits/roles
Gender term associated with female traits/roles
Sex
Biological term that tells us whether an individual is male o…
Gender
Psychological term that tells us whether an individual is mas…
5 terms
Sex (Gender)
associations with girl or boy
Margaret Mead - Sex & Temperament in 3…
Gender
gender role
What comes to mind when you hear...... -act like a lady (what ha…
1. Arapesh: both males and females displayed what would consi…
socially constructed roles regarding what it means to be masc…
-attitudes, behaviors, beliefs and values associated with and…
associations with girl or boy
What comes to mind when you hear...... -act like a lady (what ha…
Margaret Mead - Sex & Temperament in 3…
1. Arapesh: both males and females displayed what would consi…
41 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Male/ female stereotypes
Instrumentality
used to refer a person's biological femaleness or maleness.
the non physiological aspects of being female or male- the cu…
•Men tend to be in roles that demand decision making and taki…
is an orientation toward action, accomplishment, and leadersh…
Sex
used to refer a person's biological femaleness or maleness.
Gender
the non physiological aspects of being female or male- the cu…
27 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
X chromosomes
Y chromosomes
Gender
Biological classification as either male or female based on t…
Sex chromosomes that exist as a matches pair in females and a…
Sex chromosomes that exist in makes as part of an unmatched p…
A set of behaviors and characteristics that define individual…
Sex
Biological classification as either male or female based on t…
X chromosomes
Sex chromosomes that exist as a matches pair in females and a…
16 terms
gender/sex
feminism
Sex
sexuality
gender
a consciousness-raising movement to get people to understand…
the biological differences that distinguish males from females.
desire, sexual preference, sexual identity, and behavior.
a social position, the set of social arrangements that are bu…
feminism
a consciousness-raising movement to get people to understand…
Sex
the biological differences that distinguish males from females.
24 terms
Sex/Gender
SRY Gene
Internal Ducts
External Genitalia
Brain - hypothalamic SDN
ovotestes differentiates to testes (wk 7) if present on Y or…
Wolffian ducts, mullerian ducts... Wks 8-10: If testes secrete M…
Wks 12-14 - genitalia/glands differentiate... Male - DHT androge…
Timing of SDN differentiation uncertain, ~wk20?... Male - estrad…
SRY Gene
ovotestes differentiates to testes (wk 7) if present on Y or…
Internal Ducts
Wolffian ducts, mullerian ducts... Wks 8-10: If testes secrete M…
17 terms
Sex & Gender
Objectification
Sex
Primary sex characteristics
Secondary sex characteristics
The process of treating people as if they were objects instea…
The biological differences between male and female
The genitalia used in the reproductive process
The development of during puberty
Objectification
The process of treating people as if they were objects instea…
Sex
The biological differences between male and female
21 terms
Sex & Gender
Gender
Sex
Gender Stratification
Cynthia Fuchs Epstein
Behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper for i…
biological characteristics that distinguish females and males…
males' and females' unequal access to power, prestige, and pr…
Differences between males and females are solely the result o…
Gender
Behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper for i…
Sex
biological characteristics that distinguish females and males…
12 terms
Sex Gender
Sexual Dimorphism
Human Sexual Dimorphism: Males
Human Sexual Dimorphism: Females .
For Women: (In brazil)
Females and males of a species are different in size and appe…
Taller, heavier skeleton, larger proportion of body wight in…
Wider pelvis, larger proportion of body weight in fat content
Height increases across SES in Brazil neighborhoods. In regar…
Sexual Dimorphism
Females and males of a species are different in size and appe…
Human Sexual Dimorphism: Males
Taller, heavier skeleton, larger proportion of body wight in…
Sex, Gender
Criteria are used to classify humans a…
Sex
Gender
Gender role
External genitalia, genetics, secondary sex characteristics,…
Classification of people as male or female at birth, based on…
Collection of social behaviors and mental states that differ…
Set of behaviors and social mannerism typically seen in males…
Criteria are used to classify humans a…
External genitalia, genetics, secondary sex characteristics,…
Sex
Classification of people as male or female at birth, based on…
39 terms
Sex & Gender
Patriarchy
Traditional Patriarchy
Modified Patriarchy
Androcentrism
The control if female and younger family mebwrs by select adu…
Society: Traditional (Monarch)... Patriarchal: Ruled by fathers…
Society: modern... Patriarchal: a gender egalitarian society wh…
Then granting of higher status, respect, value, reward, and p…
Patriarchy
The control if female and younger family mebwrs by select adu…
Traditional Patriarchy
Society: Traditional (Monarch)... Patriarchal: Ruled by fathers…
10 terms
sex & gender
sex
gender
masculinity
femininity
a biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
a physical term that tells us whether an individual is mascul…
a term associated with male traits or roles.
a term associated with female traits or roles
sex
a biological term that tells us whether an individual is male…
gender
a physical term that tells us whether an individual is mascul…
17 terms
Sex & Gender
Women in the sciences
Lawrence Summers
Different choices/goals in school-age…
Marriage/kids affecting males vs. fema…
-16% are represented in faculty ... - women are better represent…
issues about womens representation in tenured position in STE…
-after school activities in 5th grade predicted number of mat…
-female academic careers hurt by marriage and kids... -male acad…
Women in the sciences
-16% are represented in faculty ... - women are better represent…
Lawrence Summers
issues about womens representation in tenured position in STE…
20 terms
Sex/Gender
Sexual dysfunction
Desire Phase
Male hypoactive sexual desire disorder
Female sexual interest/arousal disorder
A disorder marked by a persistent inability to function norma…
Phase of the sexual response cycle consisting of an urge to h…
A male dysfunction marked by a lack of desire or persistent r…
A female dysfunction marked by a lack of desire or persistent…
Sexual dysfunction
A disorder marked by a persistent inability to function norma…
Desire Phase
Phase of the sexual response cycle consisting of an urge to h…
8 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex
Gender
Each of these dimension of sex can var…
Androgen Insensitivity
Persons genes, anatomy and hormones... -chromosomal, genetic, ho…
persons mind, behavior, and culture... -gender identity, romanti…
Sex vs Gender variation
XY karyotype... -body is female but internal testes found, ... -and…
Sex
Persons genes, anatomy and hormones... -chromosomal, genetic, ho…
Gender
persons mind, behavior, and culture... -gender identity, romanti…
15 terms
Sex & Gender
Sex identity
Gender identity
Phallic stage
Identification
A childs sex can be idenetified by their hormones and chromes…
A child's gender can be justified by their attitudes and beha…
Freud's third stage of psychosexual development in which gend…
To adopt the attitudes and behaviours of the same sex parent
Sex identity
A childs sex can be idenetified by their hormones and chromes…
Gender identity
A child's gender can be justified by their attitudes and beha…
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