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Social Context of Gender Role
INTRODUCTION
· Attempting to explain gender through social factors alone would not provide a
sufficient explanation but it is clear the influence of society is important in helping us
to understand how gender roles have changed over time and across cultures
· Explains why some…

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A01/A02 SCHOOL INFLUENCE ON GENDER ROLE
· Teacher's beliefs in children may be important social influences in shaping children's
behaviours - have their own stereotypes and schemas, role in expectations of boys'
and girls' behaviour and academic abilities
· Pankhurst (1994) expectation of teachers - boys misbehave in class, belittle…

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Unitel and Multitel but not by as much - appears to be presence of TV rather than
number of channels that's important - don't know types of programme watched
throughout time

A02 EVALUATION
· SLT takes into full account the social context in which development of gender
occurs, claims some…

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