Slides in this set
By the end of the session you will
be able to:-
Distinguish between Parsons, Bott,
Wilmott and Young and Oakley's views of
Outline the various views of gender roles.
Complete short answer exam question.…read more
The Domestic Division of Labour
This refers to the roles that men and
women play in relation to housework, paid
work and childcare.
Sociologists study whether males and
females share the same tasks equally.…read more
Parsons Instrumental and Expressive roles
Bott Joint and segregated conjugal roles
Young and Wilmott The Symmetrical View of
Ann Oakley and the feminist view of gender
Parsons: Instrumental and
In the traditional nuclear family the roles of
husbands and wives are segregated
separate and distinct from one another.
There is a clear division of labour between