Biological approach to gender

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  • Created on: 17-05-16 10:30

1. What is Androgen insensitivity syndrome?

  • Individuals don't go through puberty
  • Individuals that don't respond to XY hormones so no genetalia is developed.
  • Individuals don't respond to XX hormones so no genetalia is developed
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2. Females are good at....

  • They have better memories
  • Language and social skills
  • Spatial navigation

3. Quadago found that...?

  • Male monkeys exposed to high levels of testosterone during prenatal development became super monkeys
  • Female monkeys exposed to high levels of testosterone during prenatal development interacted more in rough and tumble play
  • Females monkeys exposed to high levels of testosterone during prenatal development experienced more aggression

4. What happens when genetic females are exposed to high levels of testosterone?

  • They have a penis
  • They develop an ambiguous genetalia
  • They like doing more male orrientated tasks

5. What is gender development determined by?

  • Prenatal hormones
  • The environment you are brought up in
  • The individuals you hang around with

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