Gender Boundary

The psychosocial interface between typically 'male' and 'female' activities and/or roles
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Keep pushing the gender boundary to help pave the way for others who are afraid to become who they want to be,' she said.
7) To answer these questions, I examine student attitudes regarding possible gender boundary violations in the context of coeducation as well as the potential impact of gender polarization on the gender identities of female cadets.
In this article, I explore the potential impact of gender polarization and, to a much lesser extent, androcentrism, on the gender identities of female cadets at VMI by examining student attitudes toward coeducation and their perceptions of possible gender boundary violations at VMI.
Also, boys cross-dressed to play the roles of women in the transvestite theater, which allowed for gender boundary crossing in a sense.
During World War II, a lot of people fretted about pants crossing the gender boundary.
It is hypothesized that SMS lexis and morpho-syntax mark gender boundary.
At the same time, they cross another important gender boundary because they approach life and politics from a feminist perspective as men, not women (Goldrick-Jones, 2002).
And so gender boundary violations, implies Shields, become emotion-drenched violations of the intimate sense of self.
All the instruments agree that what's usually called "transsexuality," crossing the gender boundary, is rare.
Many of the points which Potuchek glosses as gender boundary issues could just as easily be analysed from other theoretical perspectives.
Anderson shows that even with this gender boundary in politics, US society did grow to accept women in politics.
Potuchek readily admits the bias involved in this second selection process which has probably lead to an overrepresentation of couples who have, over time, reached agreement on breadwinning as a gender boundary.