Gender Identity

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1. What is gender identity?

  • The psychological label we apply to ourselves when we say 'i am a man' or 'i am a woman'
  • Whether we are male or female
  • Being masculine or feminine
  • Knowing what gender you are
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2. What is verbal appellations?

  • Children are encouraged to involove themselves in different activities. e.g. boys and outdoors
  • Parents encourge behaviour which is seen as normal for the child's sex and discourage what is seen as deviant.
  • Names that children are called which each them to identify with the appropriate gender. e.g. good girl
  • Channelling the child's interests into toys and activities seen as normal for his or her sex.

3. Who argued that gender socialisation takes place in 4 main ways?

  • Willis
  • Ann Oakley
  • Niaomi Wolf
  • Francis

4. What is this defining?- the social, cultural and psychological aspects of being either male or female.

  • Gender
  • Sex
  • Male
  • Female

5. What is different activities?

  • Children are encouraged to involove themselves in different activities. e.g. boys and outdoors
  • Parents encourge behaviour which is seen as normal for the child's sex and discourage what is seen as deviant.
  • Names that children are called which each them to identify with the appropriate gender. e.g. good girl
  • Channelling the child's interests into toys and activities seen as normal for his or her sex.

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