Gender socialization and the making of gender in the Indian context / Sujit Kumar Chattopadhyay.

A study of how an individual learns to be a woman or a man, and not simply a human being.

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Chattopadhyay, Sujit Kumar (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE, 2018.
Ã2018
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Gender study and social psychology: a theoretical approach
  • Gender: meaning, formation and effects
  • Gender socialization: meaning, nature and scope
  • Role of family
  • Role of peer group
  • Role of school
  • Role of media
  • Role of religion: norms and practices
  • Role of religious myths and concepts.