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28 terms
Women Studies
Culture
Power
Sex
Gender
The sum of attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguish o…
Control of, or access to, institutions sanctioned by the state
The categories of male and female and the biological characte…
This is a socially constructed category used to determine if…
Culture
The sum of attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguish o…
Power
Control of, or access to, institutions sanctioned by the state
48 terms
Women' Studies
Essentialism
Constructivism
Gender Socialization
Patriarchal
an educational theory that ideas and skills basic to a cultur…
Belief that gender is acquired through the processes of socia…
the process of learning the social expectations and attitudes…
describes a general structure in which men have power over wo…
Essentialism
an educational theory that ideas and skills basic to a cultur…
Constructivism
Belief that gender is acquired through the processes of socia…
49 terms
women studies
feminist
liberal feminism
radical feminism
socialist feminism
person who believes in the social, political, and economic eq…
work in current system,housework equal
fundamentally change structures
capitalism and patriarchy
feminist
person who believes in the social, political, and economic eq…
liberal feminism
work in current system,housework equal
70 terms
Women Studies
Matrix of Domination
Post Modernism
Postmodern feminists
Epistemology
Overlapping/interconnectedness of social systems relating to…
An approach that resists definition- that is, it opposes univ…
Insist that postmodernism can free feminism from the constrai…
The study of knowledge. Ways of knowing, explores nature, lim…
Matrix of Domination
Overlapping/interconnectedness of social systems relating to…
Post Modernism
An approach that resists definition- that is, it opposes univ…
83 terms
Women Studies
Equal Pay Act of Fair Pay Act
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
Glass Ceiling
Second Shift
1963; United States Federal Law amending the Fair Labor Stand…
1964; Federal law that prohibits employers from discriminatin…
When women can see the higher level jobs above them, but cann…
______ ______ refers to when women work all day at a job and…
Equal Pay Act of Fair Pay Act
1963; United States Federal Law amending the Fair Labor Stand…
Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
1964; Federal law that prohibits employers from discriminatin…
42 terms
Women studies
Glass Ceiling
second shift
quid pro quo
family wage
When women can see the higher level jobs above them, but cann…
when women work all day at a job and then come home and work…
When someone in an position of power asks for a "favor for a…
wage that is sufficent enough to support a family
Glass Ceiling
When women can see the higher level jobs above them, but cann…
second shift
when women work all day at a job and then come home and work…
36 terms
Women's Studies Readings
Oppression (author)
Oppression (summary)
Talking Back (author)
Talking Back (summary)
Marilyn Frye
"double bind", oppression=immoblize (press)... (1) the "cage" im…
Bell Hooks
"talking back"=speaking as an equal to an authority figure... to…
Oppression (author)
Marilyn Frye
Oppression (summary)
"double bind", oppression=immoblize (press)... (1) the "cage" im…
23 terms
women studies
female moral reform
double standard
ida b wells
seneca falls convention
try to end prostitution, double standard, men adjure to women…
one standard of conduct foe men, one for women
journalist, active leader of civil rights movements
the first women's rights convention. It advertised itself as…
female moral reform
try to end prostitution, double standard, men adjure to women…
double standard
one standard of conduct foe men, one for women
48 terms
Women' Studies
Essentialism
Constructivism
Gender Socialization
Patriarchal
an educational theory that ideas and skills basic to a cultur…
Belief that gender is acquired through the processes of socia…
the process of learning the social expectations and attitudes…
describes a general structure in which men have power over wo…
Essentialism
an educational theory that ideas and skills basic to a cultur…
Constructivism
Belief that gender is acquired through the processes of socia…
76 terms
Women Studies
Feminism
Key Rally Points of 2nd wave femi
Critique of 2nd wave
3rd wave femi
Collection of movements and ideologies aimed at establishing…
FINISH
White middle class women trying to speak for ALL women when t…
-1990's response to 2nd wave critique ... - focus on genderism/s…
Feminism
Collection of movements and ideologies aimed at establishing…
Key Rally Points of 2nd wave femi
FINISH
155 terms
Women Studies
Patriarchy
Peggy McIntosh says that unearned priv…
Discussion of the ways gender interact…
In "Trans Identities and Contingent Ma…
is a social system in which males hold primary power, predomi…
Invisible knapsack
Intersectionality
Situational
Patriarchy
is a social system in which males hold primary power, predomi…
Peggy McIntosh says that unearned priv…
Invisible knapsack
22 terms
Women Studies
Why did early studies wanted to be a l…
Movement to win political, economic an…
Collective effort by a large group of…
First Wave of Feminism
Women lives were ignored. "centered on men"
Feminism
Social Movement
Primary focus was women's suffrage
Why did early studies wanted to be a l…
Women lives were ignored. "centered on men"
Movement to win political, economic an…
Feminism
29 terms
women studies
social contract theory
wollenstones argument
system of coverture
anne hutchinson
american revolutionaries argues for burgeois women to have ed…
women should have education because they are the ones educati…
once a women is married, they no longer have legal identity
puritan, banished from massichussets for her religion, 15 kids
social contract theory
american revolutionaries argues for burgeois women to have ed…
wollenstones argument
women should have education because they are the ones educati…
Women Studies
Evelyn Hooker
1947
Bogadi
Helen Gurley Brown
American psychologist who researched homosexuality vs heteros…
Karl Wallace founded the personal acquaintance service
The cattle; the cattle that is given to the bride as a form o…
Editor in chief of Cosmopolitan, wrote a book called sex and…
Evelyn Hooker
American psychologist who researched homosexuality vs heteros…
1947
Karl Wallace founded the personal acquaintance service
20 terms
Women Studies
What is a "Liberal Feminist"? Example?
What is a "Second Wave Feminist"?
What are 3 things the Snyder-Hall Read…
What is gender?
Feminists who fight oppressing laws. Example: fighting for th…
Feminists who fight for sexual liberation, women shelters, pr…
- Rejected the term "choice feminism" , favored 3rd wave femi…
The assignment of masculine and feminine characteristics to b…
What is a "Liberal Feminist"? Example?
Feminists who fight oppressing laws. Example: fighting for th…
What is a "Second Wave Feminist"?
Feminists who fight for sexual liberation, women shelters, pr…
6 terms
Women's Studies - Module 2
Patriarchy
Privilege
Sexism
Paths of least resistance
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Patriarchy
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Privilege
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41 terms
Women Studies
Intersectionality
Hierarchy
Institutionalized
Privilege
Every person has multiple identities that both overlap and in…
The way society recognizes the ways in which people are diffe…
To make something part of a structured and well established s…
Advantage people have by virtue of their status or position i…
Intersectionality
Every person has multiple identities that both overlap and in…
Hierarchy
The way society recognizes the ways in which people are diffe…
10 terms
women studies
Scivias
The Game of Chess
Self-Portrait as the Allegory of Paint…
The Proposition
Hildegard of Bingen, 1142-1152
Sofonisba Anguissola, 1555
Artemisia Gentileschi, 1630
Judith Leyster, 1631
Scivias
Hildegard of Bingen, 1142-1152
The Game of Chess
Sofonisba Anguissola, 1555
31 terms
Women studies
1st wave
2nd wave
3rd wave
Mind/body split
19th cent. A bolition of slavery and suffrage
1960's-70s. Civil rights, ant. - war movement, equal right am…
1980's. Global human rights, social justice for all marginali…
Mind is for me/working. Body is for women/Mother Nature
1st wave
19th cent. A bolition of slavery and suffrage
2nd wave
1960's-70s. Civil rights, ant. - war movement, equal right am…
9 terms
Women studies
Emphasize Feminity
Hegemonic Masculinity
Subordinate Masculinity
Sex
Organized, financed, and supervised by men. (Exactly what wom…
What a man should be.
What doesn't make a man . "Momma boy" , "Sissy"
What you are born with , "Biological makeup."
Emphasize Feminity
Organized, financed, and supervised by men. (Exactly what wom…
Hegemonic Masculinity
What a man should be.
98 terms
Women Studies
Micro level
Macro level
meso level
global level
analyzing the connections among people and issues as seen fro…
analyzing the relationships among issues, individuals, and gr…
analyzing the relationship among issues, individuals, and gro…
analyzing the connection among people, institution, and issue…
Micro level
analyzing the connections among people and issues as seen fro…
Macro level
analyzing the relationships among issues, individuals, and gr…
42 terms
Women Studies
Feminism
Hegemonic Masculinity
Intersectionality
Medical model
* "Belief in the social, political and economic equality of t…
*Typical notion that the man should be powerful, the bread wi…
*Analyzes identity formations and social positions as relatio…
Disabled individual body
Feminism
* "Belief in the social, political and economic equality of t…
Hegemonic Masculinity
*Typical notion that the man should be powerful, the bread wi…
35 terms
Women Studies
Gender vs sex
whats importance of gender and sex
HEalth. what did it used to be seen as?
no war... good work... useful life... political…
sex is rooted inside of chromosomes and biology. while gender…
-how it affects health of man vs woman differently.... -health p…
mentalphysical emotional well-being. not just absence of well…
prereqs to good health.
Gender vs sex
sex is rooted inside of chromosomes and biology. while gender…
whats importance of gender and sex
-how it affects health of man vs woman differently.... -health p…
women studies
What is a Woman by: Norma Allen
Feminism by Paola Treichler & Therese…
Womanist by: Alice Walker
"Have We Got a Feminist Theory For You…
The drawing panels: What is a woman? A woman is a human being…
many different definitions of Feminism/Feminists... FEMINIST: So…
Definitions of Womanist... WOMANIST: Audacious, not "girlish", i…
many different women exist in the world with different experi…
What is a Woman by: Norma Allen
The drawing panels: What is a woman? A woman is a human being…
Feminism by Paola Treichler & Therese…
many different definitions of Feminism/Feminists... FEMINIST: So…
13 terms
Women studies
Pansexual
Asexual
BDSM
Liberal assimilation
People who like eveeyone, regadlrss of anything
Not have sexual feelings for another person. Might have a rel…
Bondage discipline submission and masskissm
Who act just like their straight counterparts. Marriage, kids…
Pansexual
People who like eveeyone, regadlrss of anything
Asexual
Not have sexual feelings for another person. Might have a rel…
Women Studies
Transnational Women's movement
state feminism
third world feminism
key concepts of Buddhism
refers to both a contemporary feminist paradigm and the corre…
feminism created or approved by the government of a state or…
form of feminism that developed as a response to the fact tha…
-reaching enlightenment to be released from cycle of birth an…
Transnational Women's movement
refers to both a contemporary feminist paradigm and the corre…
state feminism
feminism created or approved by the government of a state or…
107 terms
Women Studies
Carceral feminism example
Carceral feminism definition
Carceral feminism & link to example
Title IX definition/ importance
"Against Carceral Feminism" by Victoria Law
1. sees increased policing, prosecution, and imprisonment as…
>Cherie Williams tried to protect herself from her abusive bo…
a law passed in 1972 that requires gender equity for boys and…
Carceral feminism example
"Against Carceral Feminism" by Victoria Law
Carceral feminism definition
1. sees increased policing, prosecution, and imprisonment as…
70 terms
Women Studies
momentum... century
rights
difficulty
labor unions
women carried the _____________________________ they had requ…
they agitated for more _________________ and became increasin…
new opportunities for women slowly emerged, but not without _…
women were typically not welcomed into _________________ ____…
momentum... century
women carried the _____________________________ they had requ…
rights
they agitated for more _________________ and became increasin…
10 terms
Women studies
Male condom
Female condom
Diaphragm
Spermicide
Cover the penis and collect semen(sperm).... The condom fits rig…
A polyurethane sheath with flexible rings at the ends💦. The f…
A thin rubber dome with a springy , flexible rim that is held…
Kills sperm. Comes in foam, jelly and cream. Meant to use for…
Male condom
Cover the penis and collect semen(sperm).... The condom fits rig…
Female condom
A polyurethane sheath with flexible rings at the ends💦. The f…
32 terms
Women Studies
Agency
Anti‐Semitism
Class
Classism
Ways that members of targeted/non‐dominant groups, who are of…
​Fear and hatred of Jewish people, traditions, and culture
A political system that creates different social group access…
The systematic oppression of working class and poor people by…
Agency
Ways that members of targeted/non‐dominant groups, who are of…
Anti‐Semitism
​Fear and hatred of Jewish people, traditions, and culture
24 terms
Women Studies
gender identity
patriarchy
backlash
Equal Rights Amendment
One's innermost concept of self as male or female or both or…
Male dominated, male-identified, and male-centered... character…
Backlash argued that the media is responsible for a "backlash…
a proposed amendment to the US Constitution stating that civi…
gender identity
One's innermost concept of self as male or female or both or…
patriarchy
Male dominated, male-identified, and male-centered... character…
30 terms
Women Studies
Feminism definition by Bell Hooks
Epistemology
Feminist epistemology
Six disadvantages for women
Movement to end sexism, sexist exploration and oppression
Study of knowledge
How gender influences knowledge
1.exclusion ... 2. Denial... 3. Denigrating feminine ... 4. Women as i…
Feminism definition by Bell Hooks
Movement to end sexism, sexist exploration and oppression
Epistemology
Study of knowledge
31 terms
Women Studies
Essentialism:
Direct (militarized) violence
Structural violence
UN Security Council Resolution 1325
- the assumption that all individuals within a certain race o…
Direct violence is visible, it occurs physically or verbally,…
Institutionalized forms of discrimination and exclusion that…
Adopted on 31 October 2000, the resolution reaffirms the impo…
Essentialism:
- the assumption that all individuals within a certain race o…
Direct (militarized) violence
Direct violence is visible, it occurs physically or verbally,…
19 terms
Women Studies
Liberalism
Liberal Feminism
Patriarchy
Seperatism
a theory about individual rights, freedom, choice, and privac…
part of this liberal tradition and explains the oppression of…
aka male dominance, as a system of power
Political movement of part of a political unit towards indepe…
Liberalism
a theory about individual rights, freedom, choice, and privac…
Liberal Feminism
part of this liberal tradition and explains the oppression of…
44 terms
women studies
Patriarchy
Androcentrism
Misogyny
Queer
Men and masculine bodies dominate because power and authority…
Putting men at the center and relegating women to outsiders i…
dislike of, contempt for, or ingrained prejudice against women.
Positive term; emphasizes fluid notions of power and identity…
Patriarchy
Men and masculine bodies dominate because power and authority…
Androcentrism
Putting men at the center and relegating women to outsiders i…
22 terms
Women Studies
Commodification
Discrimination
Gender Socialization
Global level of Analysis
The process of turning people into things, or commodities for…
Differential treatment against less powerful groups by those…
The process of learning the attitudes and behaviors that are…
A term used to describe the connections among people institut…
Commodification
The process of turning people into things, or commodities for…
Discrimination
Differential treatment against less powerful groups by those…
27 terms
Women Studies
Major themes in metropolis
Distribution of power
Representation of technology and science
Utopia
The seven deadly sins
Men seem to have powerful roles in metropolis
Dehumanizing, deadly, exploitative
Just society with good living conditions
Major themes in metropolis
The seven deadly sins
Distribution of power
Men seem to have powerful roles in metropolis
17 terms
women studies
feminism
sex
Gender
embodied
the movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation and oppressio…
refers to the biological categories of male and female ( to w…
is a social categories of masculinity and femininity. it is a…
become deeply a part of who we are physically and psychologic…
feminism
the movement to end sexism, sexist exploitation and oppressio…
sex
refers to the biological categories of male and female ( to w…
27 terms
women studies
Whiteness
white supremecy
ecofeminism
queer feminism
whiteness is the most difficult racial concept to grasp becau…
system of power that accounts for the ascendency of whiteness…
a philosophy that links the domination of women with the domi…
radical opposition to patriarchy
Whiteness
whiteness is the most difficult racial concept to grasp becau…
white supremecy
system of power that accounts for the ascendency of whiteness…
56 terms
Women Studies
Liberalism
Liberal feminism
Separatism
socialists
a political theory about individual rights, freedom, choice,…
a philosophy that sees the oppression of women as a denial of…
the process of creating a separate life-space, often for poli…
somone wh believes that work should be organized for the coll…
Liberalism
a political theory about individual rights, freedom, choice,…
Liberal feminism
a philosophy that sees the oppression of women as a denial of…
29 terms
Women Studies
Socially Lived Theorizing
Standpoint Theorizing
Situated Knowledge
Patriarchy
The importance of articulating the theory of women's practice…
The view that different social and historical situations give…
Knowledge and ways of knowing that are specific to a particul…
A system whose core values are control and domination, the sy…
Socially Lived Theorizing
The importance of articulating the theory of women's practice…
Standpoint Theorizing
The view that different social and historical situations give…
19 terms
Women studies
Caresse crosby
Amelia earhardt
Claire McCardell
Madame C.J Walker
Made the first bra
First women to cross the atlantic by air
Clothes designer... Thought clothes should be confortable... Though…
Opened salons... Believed that for black women to be sucessful t…
Caresse crosby
Made the first bra
Amelia earhardt
First women to cross the atlantic by air
29 terms
Women studies
emotional intelligence
Carol Gilligan
Gendered Indicators
Gender display
The subset of social intelligence that involves the ability t…
Adolescent girls "lose their voices" Not estrogen but social…
do not indicate sexual availability, there just is not such a…
the process whereby we perform the roles expected of us by so…
emotional intelligence
The subset of social intelligence that involves the ability t…
Carol Gilligan
Adolescent girls "lose their voices" Not estrogen but social…
37 terms
Women Studies
Economic globalization
CEDAW
Cultural globalization
Structural adjustment program
The integration and rapid interaction of economies through pr…
An international bill of rights for women signed by the major…
The transnational migration of people, information, and consu…
Government "belt tightening" measured typically entails cuts…
Economic globalization
The integration and rapid interaction of economies through pr…
CEDAW
An international bill of rights for women signed by the major…
25 terms
Women Studies
Materialist Explanation
gender inequality
social constructivist
sex
view the oppression of women as a social, historical, and alt…
the disadvantage of females relative to males
emphasize how gendered power relations are socially construct…
inborn biological differences between females and males relat…
Materialist Explanation
view the oppression of women as a social, historical, and alt…
gender inequality
the disadvantage of females relative to males
10 terms
WOMEN STUDIES
feminism
androcentrism
archaeology
hunter gather
the believe that all people are entitled to the same civil ri…
placing males point of view at the center of one world view a…
study of the ancient human past through materials remains. st…
surviving by hunting and gathering plants
feminism
the believe that all people are entitled to the same civil ri…
androcentrism
placing males point of view at the center of one world view a…
17 terms
Women Studies
Bell Hooks
Lisa Kane-Low and Kerri Schuiling
Jessica Valenti
Sojourner Truth
Feminism is for Everybody
Women's Health from Feminist Perspective
You're a Hardcore Feminist, I swear
Ain't I a Woman
Bell Hooks
Feminism is for Everybody
Lisa Kane-Low and Kerri Schuiling
Women's Health from Feminist Perspective
31 terms
Women Studies
Patriarchy
Intersectionality
natural vs nurture
gender socialization
system of inequality based on sex/gender... works with... -racism,…
study of the ways different forms or systems of oppression in…
1. essentialism, biological determination... 2. social construct…
how we learn to "be a woman" or "be a man"... -the way society t…
Patriarchy
system of inequality based on sex/gender... works with... -racism,…
Intersectionality
study of the ways different forms or systems of oppression in…
20 terms
women studies
Patriarchy
Matriarchy
Women's Studies
Micro Level
a family, social group, or society in which men hold power an…
a system of society or government ruled by a woman or women.
the multidisciplinary study of the social status and societal…
a term used to analyze the connections among people and issue…
Patriarchy
a family, social group, or society in which men hold power an…
Matriarchy
a system of society or government ruled by a woman or women.
76 terms
Women Studies
Ableism
Addiction
Agency
Androcentric
Reinforcement of norms that people with disabilities are abno…
Chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and relat…
One's capacity or ability to control, exert power, or be an a…
Male or man-centered. The practice of putting males/men or at…
Ableism
Reinforcement of norms that people with disabilities are abno…
Addiction
Chronic disease of brain reward, motivation, memory and relat…
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