Essentials of Sociology Study Set 5

Sociology

Quiz 9 :

Gender Inequality

Quiz 9 :

Gender Inequality

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Hilda is a British sociologist who studies gender.She researches the day-to-day lives of female garment workers in Cambodia and concludes that the challenges facing working-class Cambodian women are very different from the challenges facing women in wealthy Western nations.Hilda's research underscores the importance of
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_______ refers to physical differences of the body between males and females.
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Which of the following statements best describes the daily lives of !Kung of the Kalahari Desert?
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Which of the following statements concerning Afghanistan and the bacha posh,daughters transformed into sons,is true?
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Which of the following statements best explains the role of biology in describing the behavior patterns of men and women?
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Which of the following is an example of aggression that is consistent with female gender role socialization?
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Which of the following best exemplifies "doing gender"?
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According to the textbook,in Navajo culture,the nadleehi,male-bodied people with feminine natures
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How does the idea of "doing gender" differ from biological essentialism?
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Kai,a boy born in Louisiana,is likely to be treated a specific way because of his gender starting at what age?
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Young Hee does not identity as male or female.Young Hee would most likely identify as
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According to your textbook,why are sociologists interested in understanding gender from an intersectional perspective?
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______ refers to the psychological,social,and cultural differences between women and men.
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Theories of natural difference are often grounded in
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What do the bacha posh in Afghanistan help sociologists better understand about gender?
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Some critics argue that women are not fit to be in leadership positions because of their gender.Which perspective are these critics exemplifying?
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Researchers have found that boys are responded to positively when they act in masculine ways,but when they act in feminine ways they are either admonished or ignored.This finding provides the most support for which approach to gender?
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Theorists who believe in the social construction of gender
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What did Margaret Mead find in her study of three New Guinea societies described in Sex and Temperament in Three Primitive Societies?
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How does evidence about aggression and testosterone in males contradict the idea that biology alone defines the difference between male and female?
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