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Males and females unequal access to property, power, and prestige.
Biological Characteristics that distinguish females and males, consisting of primary and secondary sex characteristics
The Behaviors and attitudes that a society considers proper for its males and females; masculinity and femininity
A society in which men as a group dominate women as a group; authority is vested in males
A society in which women as a group dominate men as a group; authority is vested in females
The philosophy that men and women should be politically, economically , and socially equal; organized activities on behalf of this principle
The mostly invisible barrier that keeps women from advancing to the top level.
The abuse of one's position of authority to force unwanted sexual demands on someone
Sociology A-Down-to-Earth-Approach Key Terms