Cultural influence on gender

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Main areas explored?
Division of labour, sex differences
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Buss
27 cultures, 10000 people - found universal division of labour
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Eagly + wood
depends on the economic wealth + equality for division of labour
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Sugihara + Kuburada
Japanese men considered macho even though they have a full knowledge of the arts
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The department of work + pension
9/10 men taking paternity leave
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Berry et al
+0.798 correlation of women being conformist
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Schlegel + Barry
Women in nomadic societies are seen less as sex objects due to their importance in food collection, so they are less likely to conform
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Van Leeuwen
In nomadic societies there is less division of labour so less need for spatial skills
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Kimura
Men have better spatial skills in order to be better hunters - without these skills they would die + so their genes wouldnt be passed on
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IDA
Imposed etic
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Buss

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27 cultures, 10000 people - found universal division of labour

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Eagly + wood

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Sugihara + Kuburada

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The department of work + pension

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