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Sex, gender and society

Oakley, Ann.

Sex, gender and society

by Oakley, Ann.

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Published by Arena, Gower House in Aldershot, Hampshire .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex (Biology),
  • Sex (Psychology),
  • Sex role.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAnn Oakley.
    SeriesTowards a new society
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ12 .O17 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination220 p. :
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15321043M
    ISBN 10185742171

    Books for review should be sent to Catherine Richards Solomon, Gender & Society Book Review Editor, Quinnipiac University, Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, CT ; [email protected] Please note that the journal does not review textbooks, films/DVDs, or books that do not incorporate gender as a central category of analysis. Thus in spite of Oakley’s humble reference to her book as little more than ‘a basic primer on the subject for students of social science’ (p.1), the principal argument of Sex, Gender and Society bears repeating in women and men’s gender identities are not the sum of their biological assets; gender .

    Transgender is not the same as homosexual, and many homosexual males view both their sex and gender as male. Transgender males are males who have such a strong emotional and psychological connection to the feminine aspects of society that they identify their gender as female. The parallel connection to masculinity exists for transgender females. Sex is a biological concept, while gender is a social concept and refers to the social and cultural differences a society assigns to people based on their sex. Several biological explanations for gender roles exist, but sociologists think culture and socialization are more important sources of gender .

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