AQA Psychology- Unit 3

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1. What did McConaghy find?

  • Children under 5 identified a doll as a girl depite it having genitals on show
  • 2 years olds were 70% correct in identifying gender compared to 90% of 3 year olds, showing improvement with age
  • Only at 3-4 do children realise gender is constant over time and those who answered correctly showed greatest interest in same sex models
  • That the ages Kohlberg proposed are incorrect
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2. Whatd did Reiner and Gearhart find?

  • Testosterone was injected into rats and the girl babies born were both physically and mentally mascualine
  • The size of the SDN is 2x larger in males than females and in MtF transsexuals had the SDN size of a woman
  • 14 (XY) males with cloacal extrophy were assigned females at birth but despite this, all were mascualine and 8/14 reversed to male
  • A case study of a boy who has his penis burn't off and was converted into a female, however he later returned to male

3. What are the 3 studies used to evaluate the biosocial explanations of gender dysphoria?

  • Chung et al, Zucker et al, Coate et al
  • Cole, Miller et al, Zucker et al
  • Chung et al, Zucker et al, Walster et al
  • Chung and Coate, Walster and Walster

4. How can the biosocial theory be evaluated?

  • Evoultionary explanation
  • Socialisation explanation
  • Social role theory
  • Kohlbergs theory

5. What studies are used to evaluate the role of genes/hormones on gender development?

  • Little Albert, David Riemer, Diamond, Swaab
  • Reiner and Gearhart, David Riemer, Diamond, Swaab
  • Reiner and Gearhart, David Riemer, Little Hans
  • Swaag, Diamond, Little Hans, Reiner and Gearhart

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