ECS 110

Self in Relation to Others – Gender Stories…

I) Noticing Normative Narratives: Gender, according to West and Zimmerman, is not a personal trait; it is “an emergent feature of social situations: both as an outcome of and a rationale for various social arrangements, and as a means of legitimating one of the most fundamental divisions of society.” (West & Zimmerman, 1977, p. 126). Gender… Continue reading Self in Relation to Others – Gender Stories…