- Created by: ShanKaminski
- Created on: 26-04-18 11:40
1. what is a schema?
- the X-shaped bodies that carry all the genetic information for an organism.
- a cognitive framework that helps organise and interpret information in the brain. a schema helps an individual make sense of new information.
- the recognition that gender is a constant, not just across your lifetime but in different situations.
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2. what syndrome is due to XXY?
3. what is internalisation?
- occurs when an individual accepts the attitudes or behaviours of another.
- an individual adopts an attitude or behaviour because they want to be associated with a group or person.
4. What is Stage 1 of Kolhberg's Theory?
- gender constancy across time and situations, now ready to learn gender-appropriate stereotypes.
- gender based on appearance, can change if appearance changes, linked to Piagets pre-operational thinking (conservation)
- gender stays the same over time, children lack the ability to conserve and still swayed by appearance e.g. dress worn even if genitals showing (McConaghy)
5. what is intersex?
- learning through observing others
- an individual who is neither distinctly male nor female because of a mismatch between for example, chromosomes and genitals.
- the body's chemical messengers