Sigmund Freud’s theory about castration anxiety is an example of which type of theory of gender?
Why might we have reason to think that the sex-based division of labor is not necessarily biologically inevitable?
Because there are almost no jobs that only men or only women could perform.
c. Because labor has been divided between the sexes in numerous different ways.
d. Because societies are not static but continue to change.
What is one way in which teachers treat boys and girls differently in the classroom?
They ask boys more challenging questions than they do girls and wait longer for boys to answer.
Which of these choices best describes a “double bind?”
Situations in which options are reduced to a very few and all of them expose one to some type of penalty, censure or deprivation. Correct
In her article “Oppression,” why does Marilyn Frye argue that oppression can be so hard to see?
Because people often focus on individual elements of an oppressive structure without taking into account how all of the elements work together. Correct
The textbook suggests that one of the ways in which gender is “policed” at school is by suggesting a person, especially a boy
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