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Name: Gender
ID: m42871
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Explain the influence of socialization on gender roles in the United States
  • Understand the stratification of gender in major American institutions
  • Describe gender from the view of each sociological perspective
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Doing gender, Sexism
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), Sociology Cap (dcwill@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.3 (history)
First publication date: Jan 27, 2012 4:37 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jun 12, 2012 12:13 pm -0500

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Version: 1.4 Jul 29, 2013 1:25 pm -0500 by Sociology Cap
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Version: 1.3 Jun 12, 2012 12:13 pm -0500 by Sociology Cap Currently viewing this version.
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Version: 1.2 May 18, 2012 2:04 pm -0500 by Sociology Cap
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initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Jan 30, 2012 1:01 pm -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Created module

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