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4.5: Lecture Outline for Part III

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  • Suggested Lecture Material for Part III—Sex, Gender, and Sexual Orientation

    • Identify and differentiate among sex, gender, and sexual orientation.
      • Sex
        • Males
        • Females
      • Gender
        • Roles
        • Sex-appropriate behavior
        • The Looking Glass Self
        • The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
      • Sexual Orientation-GLBT
        • Straight Males
        • Straight Females
        • Gay (Males)
        • Lesbian (Females)
        • Bisexual
        • Transgendered (Male to Female)
        • Transgendered (Female to Male)
        • Intersexed
    • Use the Internet to display statistical information concerning sex, gender, and sexual orientation..
      • Compare and contrast the data found.
    • Use the Internet to display statistical information concerning the historical legal status of women in the United States.
    • Use the Internet to display statistical information concerning the historical legal status of GLBTs in the United States.
    • Define and give examples for:
      • Gender identity
      • Sex roles
      • Masculinity
      • Femininity
    • Discuss the various forms that inequality based on sex takes around the world.
      • Discuss the status of women in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
      • Discuss the status of women in Japan.
      • Discuss the differences among religious strictures, legal doctrine, and cultural practices concerning women in various societies.
    • Discuss the various forms that inequality based sexual orientation takes around the world.
      • Discuss the differences among religious strictures, legal doctrine, and cultural practices concerning sexual orientation in various societies.
      • Discuss female genital mutilation.
      • Discuss the status of women in Third World countries.
      • Discuss the rape as an act of war.
    • Discuss the women’s movement
      • Historically
      • Presently
    • Discuss the GLBT movement
      • Historically
      • Presently