Sex and Gender

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  • Created on: 14-09-16 10:36

SEX AND GENDER

Sex - the biological differences between males and females including chromosomes, which then influence hormones and anatomy. INNATE - NATURE

Gender - the psychological and cultural differences between males and females, including attitudes, behaviours and roles. ENVIRONMENTAL - NURTURE

  • Sex can't be changed, 'sex change' more accurately 'gender reassignment surgery'
  • Gender open to change

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