KIMMEL AND HOLLER: THE
What are the two main ways we think about gender and what's wrong with
What is social constructionism?
How does it depart from the theory of sex roles?
multiple masculinities and femininities (
gender as plural
gender as relational
gender as situational (
Gender as a set of behaviors not a property of individuals)
Power is important (genders are not simply complementary)
gender as an institution
(not simply a property of individuals)
gender as a product of interactions
In a nutshell: identities, interactions, institutions