sexism


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The belief or attitude that one sex is inferior, less competent, or valuable than the other

sex·ism

(seks'izm)
Attitudes and practices that place different values on, or create unequal opportunities for, people because of their gender.

sexism

All of the actions and attitudes that relegate individuals of either sex to a secondary and inferior status in society.
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In this sense, power relations among interpretive communities, with linguistic communities as the public face of an interpretive community, map on to social relations of racism, sexism and the like.
The letter concluded, "So consider this our pledge to support survivors, condemn sexism wherever we see it and hold ourselves and others accountable.
Last year, citywide beer event Manchester Beer Week hosted the debate "Is sexism a big problem for the beer industry?", which was chaired by acclaimed beer writer Melissa Cole.
These measures are Right-wing Authoritarianism (RWA), Social Dominance Orientation (SDO), and Ambivalent Sexism.
She said: "It's certainly not a shock because I know how prevalent sexism is in society.
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The senator should welcome a public that is aware that the devaluation of women brought about by sexism and machismo is still prevalent.
Extensive research (Glick & Fiske, 2012; King et al., 2012; Lee et al., 2010; Zubieta, Beramendi, Sosa & Torres, 2011) has identified both individual and contextual factors that promote ambivalent sexism in different social environments (e.g., personality traits, right wing authoritarianism, social dominance orientation).
"Unfortunately there was and can still be a lot of sexism and patronising behaviour, especially from the old boys in sport.
She blasted: "I certainly think sometimes when it comes to sexism, some Sky presenters need to look at themselves".
SHADOW Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry triggered a sexism row after a bitter on-air clash with a TV newsman.
APOLICE force has dismissed a former chief constable's allegations of sexism and moneygrabbing by senior staff and described them as "old and tired accusations".