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When youngsters fall, the boys are trained to and walk over like nothing happened. Girls on the other hand are shown that crying is accepted for them to show they are hurt and either parent kisses the hurt part to make it better a fact that articulates degree of aggressiveness between the two. Even when purchasing their play kit, for boys things like cars, trucks and tolls are bought while for girls things like dolly, cleaning tools and tea sets.
These kid’s stuff that we purchase for them clearly show them that house and domestic chores is ladies work. The behavior of people is greatly influenced by the environment in which they live in and this is the general socio-cultural take of life. It therefore means, our children grow up under the presumptions that certain people do certain jobs. For example, in the western world it’s very hard to tell who among women and men is more aggressive but in developing countries the distinction is usually clear. This is dependent on the environment in both set
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Whiles some of these difference are biological, others are psychological. Pastersky et al (2011) observe that the biological differences that distinguish males from females are actually inherent and transmitted to the sexes at a prenatal stage of their development.
Industrial revolution marks a very important turning point in human behavior and history as almost each aspect of life was affected and changed in some way. Environmental Pollution Although industrialization enhanced mass production and short processes, the machineries used created a lot of pollution to the environment.
Discuss gender differences in aggression with specific reference to Anne Campbell's work'. Aggression can be defined as hostile or destructive behavior towards others. Aggression can be direct or indirect. The behavior of aggression is usually triggered by provocation and the magnitude of response differs depending on the sex of a person.
He is leaning on his left elbow with his left arm up which is held by his attacker. His attacker is poised to strike the defenceless man with a cane. What makes Sumner even more defenseless is the fact that he is holding a feathered quill in his right hand and papers in his left hand.
There is hardly a place where we don t see this behavior. But while it is present everywhere classification is a more elusive problem. The age old question inevitably arises: Is aggression acquired through social acculturation or is it something inherent, that is to say is simply an inborn trait.
Many argue that the reason why boys and girls are so different is because of the way they are raised and influenced by the family and society. Whereas others advocate that these differences are hereditary and come
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