Flashcards in Gender Deck (7):
What is GENDER Roles?
Gender roles is a role that is determined by a persons gender.
What is DISCRIMINATION?
Unfair treatment such as on the basis of gender, age or race.
What are the four MAIN types of GENDER INEQUALITY?
Some jobs attract more men such as engineering.
Some attract women such as nursing.
May be different expectations about people's skills & characteristics based on gender.
E.g. Women are more caring & creative.
Men are more practical.
There's still a gap between the level of pay for men & women.
Men earning higher rates of pay