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Gender roles are the combination of attitudes, behaviors, and personality characteristics
that a culture considers appropriate for an individual’s anatomical sex. Psychologists have
proposed some theories to explain gender typing. (LeFrancois, 2012) I chose the videos boy meets
girl and free to be, you and me- ladies first.
The social cognitive theory dwells on the idea that parents, siblings, playmates define the
appropriate behaviors for children and as they develop, they are enforced. The gender schema
theory states that once the child recognizes its gender and meaning, they drive entirely to act in
the required man...