Window on Humanity Study Set 1

Anthropology

Quiz 14 :

Gender

Quiz 14 :

Gender

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Recent cross-cultural studies of gender roles demonstrate that
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The tasks and activities that a culture assigns to each sex are known as
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If a patriarchy is a political system ruled by men, what would a matriarchy be-a political system ruled by women? Anthropologist Peggy Reeves Sanday, who investigated these questions among the Minangkabau of West Sumatra, found that
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Which of the following statements about groups with the patrilineal-patrilocal complex is FALSE?
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This chapter's discussion on recurrent gender patterns stresses that
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When compared to other kinds of societies, all the following are true about foragers EXCEPT that
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According to studies in the 1960s, why did young Etoro men and boys engage in homosexual relationships?
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In which type of society would you expect women's status to be highest?
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The differences in male and female biology besides the contrasts in breasts and genitals are referred to as
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Which of the following statements is FALSE?
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Why should the numbers from Kinsey's research be considered merely illustrative, rather than statistically accurate?
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Among American working parents, which of the following is FALSE?
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Of the following factors, which is historically correlated with the shrinking of the female factory workforce in the United States?
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With the term sex, anthropologists are referring to biological differences. In contrast, they define gender as
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Among societies exhibiting the patrilineal-patrilocal complex in highland Papua New Guinea,
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Ethnographic evidence has revealed that traditionally, Pawnee women worked wood, and among the Hidatsa, women made boats. Cases such as these suggest that
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Among the Agta of the Philippines, women not only gather, they also
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More than half the poor children living in the United States live in families that are
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The domestic-public dichotomy refers to the separation of
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Which of the following is NOT among the four sexual orientations found throughout the world?
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