Gender Roles in Media
Toys Are More Divided by Gender Now Than They Were 50 Years Ago
What Gender is Science?
Race/Ethnicity of College Faculty
Explain and be able to give examples of gender socialization
OER Text material
Chapter 11 Section 1 compares sex and gender, differentiates biological and cultural influences on gender, and discusses gender socialization. The section on socialization includes a description of agents of socialization and a discussion of how family, peers, schools, mass media, and religion serve as agents of socialization. It provides a clear and fairly comprehensive coverage of gender socialization.
Supplementary Material (Videos and Reading)
This 2014 article discusses gender roles in the media. The Bechdel test is described and examples given.
This 2014 article looks at how toys are increasingly more gendered.
Context article looking at the relationship between gender socialization and STEM.
Race, ethnicity and gender of college university faculty and staff