Gender Roles

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Gender Roles

Sex - Refers to biological differences between men and women

Gender - Refers to cultural and socially constructed differences between men and women

Culture - a way of life for a particular society/social group

Cultural diversity - describes a society in which many different cultures live

Socialisation - the process by which we learn acceptable cultural beleifs and behaviours

Internalised - accept something so that it becomes 'taken for granted'

Primary socialisation - socialisation in the very early years of life, normally…


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