This piece is an attempt to explain the cognitive attributes associated with learning gender as well as the external and internal influences which affect growth and individuality in society. Conditioning of gender roles affects people and their view of society and themselves, as well as the opportunities they are willing to “offer” to others who wants to hold the same or similar status.
Tariq Muttalib, ’03 Chicago, IL
Major: Women’s Studies
Sponsor: Tina Fetner