1. What did Condry and Condry study?
- Babies given opposite gender toys to their sex
- Showed male and female participants videos of a male (David) child or female (Dana) child playing with a jack in the box. Girls reaction said to be fear and boys to be anger
- Babies given toys that matched the gender of the name they were given
- Boys said to be fearful of jack in the box, girls said to be angry.
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2. Who proposed the Biosocial approach?
- Reimer et al (1963)
- Money and Ehrardt (1972)
- Eagly and Wood (1999)
- Macmillan (1950)
3. What did Goldwyn, 1979, study?
- Daphne West, born with testes instead of ovaries but a female appearance who maintained her gender
- David Reimer, raised as a girl but rejected this gender as he was born chromosomal male
- Which toys participants gave babies in relation to their assumed gender.
4. Give a criticism of Smith and Lloyd's/Condry and Condry's study -
- In Smith and Lloyd's study there was not a gender neutral name, so no control group
- All of the above
- Participants may have experienced social desirability
- Babies in Condry and Condry's study put under stress by the jack in the box (unethical)
5. What is the Social role theory?
- Men have a lower earning capacity due to evolution
- Evolution dictates physiological differences and the sex role allocated to us creates the psychological differences.
- Gender is a socially constructed concept
- Biology determines sex of rearing and differential treatment follows from whether we are labelled M or F