Subject:
Sociology
Material Type:
Module
Level:
Community College / Lower Division
Provider:
Ohio Open Ed Collaborative
Tags:
Gender, Oss0212, Sexuality, Sociology
License:
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Text/HTML

Education Standards (1)

Apply the three major sociological perspectives to issues of gender and sexuality.

Module Overview

OER Text material

Open Stx Chapter 12 section 2

Chapter 11 in Sociology: Understanding the Changing Social World does not include an application of the three major sociological perspectives to issues of gender and sexuality. Open stax Chapter 12 section 2 does a much better job explaining gender from the major sociological perspectives including feminism. In this section there is also a discussion of doing gender, which was lacking in our core text.

Sociological Perspectives on Gender Stratification

Here is another source that provides a good overview of the sociological perspectives on gender.