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Define the meaning of “ SEX “

The biological differences between males and females

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Gender :

The social and cultural behavior of man and women

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Intersex :

people are born with any of several variations in sex characteristics

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Gender role socialization :

Male babies = blue blankets , trucks , hide feelings

Girl babies = pink blankets , dolls , must be feminine show emotion

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Multiple masculinities

Expression that is used when claiming that gender role is not limited to traditional ideas of masculinity

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What does it mean when teens conduct an experiment in which violates expected gender norms ? What are they demonstrating?

Gender role socialization

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What does BERDACHES , Hijras and XANITH have in common when it comes to sex and gender ?

The number of sex and gender categories varies across cultures

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In Canada abortion is currently:

Considered a medical procedure

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“ second shift “ definition? :

Maintaining the household , housework and having a job outside of the home

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What was the primary accomplishment of the first wave of the women’s movement ?

Winning the right to vote

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What term describes the categories of people to whom we are sexually attracted?

Sexual orientation

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Multiple masculinités

Idea that men learn / play full range of gender roles

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Instrumental leader :

Person in family in charge of resolving conflicts outside the family and thinking about long term goals

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Expressive leader :

The peace maker in the family

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Glass ceiling

Invisible barrier that block promotion of individual because of race , gender , or ethnicity

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Feminism

The belief in social economic and political equality for all

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Sexism

Ideology of one sex superior then the other

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Institutional discrimination

Pattern of treatment systematically denying access to resources and opportunities to people who are most dispossessed

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Sexuality

Our identities/ and activities as sexual beings

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Homosexual

Individuals that are sexually attracted to members of the opposite sex

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Homosexual

Individuals attracted to the same sex

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Bisexual

Individuals attracted to both sex men and women

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Transgender

Gender identity, expression and behavior does not conform to what is typically associated with there original sex

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Heterosexism

Structural institutional organization of society that privileges heterosexuality over other form of sexuality