09 Dec PSYC 315 Social PsychologyWeek 3 DiscussionThe Inf
PSYC 315 Social PsychologyWeek 3 DiscussionThe Influences of GenderThis discussion references CO 6 as it applies to social influences of which we may not be aware. Gender is the socially defined set of characteristics that are assigned to a category based on one’s biological sex. There are three biological-sex categories: male, female, and intersex (having both male and female sex organs). The terms man and woman are the gender categories with which you may be most familiar.What does it mean to be a man and woman in our society? What kinds of social roles are perceived to be appropriate for men and women?