Anthropology ch 9
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Contrast between women's role in the home and men's role in public life, with a corresponding social devaluation of women's work and worth. 164
Outside the home; within or pertaining to the public domain. 168
The tasks and activities that a culture assigns to each sex. 160
Oversimplified but strongly held ideas about the characteristics of males and females. 160
Unequal distribution of rewards (socially valued resources, power, prestige, and personal freedom) between men and women, reflecting their different positions in a social hierarchy. 160
Political system ruled by men in which women have inferior social and political status, including basic human rights. 169
An interrelated constellation of patrilineality, patrilocality, warfare, and male supremacy. 166
Marked differences in male and female biology besides the contrasts in breasts and genitals. 158
A person's habitual sexual attraction to, and activities with persons of the opposite sex (heterosexuality ), the same sex (homosexuality), or both sexes (bisexuality).173
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