Abstract This article examines preadolescent girls in a group setting as they coconstructed heteronormativity. A growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video.
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Gender and Society promotes feminist scholarship and the social scientific study of gender. The authors contend that heteronormativity is not the product of a coming-of-age transformation but instead an everyday part of life, even for very young social actors.
Check out using a credit card or bank with PayPal. In the Girl Project, the authors sought to understand younger girls' interests, skills, and concerns.
Gender and Society. They conducted nine focus groups with 43 elementary school girls, most of whom were age nine or younger.
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Group of fifth-grade boys discover pile of naked ladies discarded in woods
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This article contributes to filling the gap in research on gender and sexuality from children's own points of view. With a personalyou can read up to articles each month for free.
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It emerges from the gender divide between boys and girls but is also reproduced by and for girls themselves. Alternate access options.