The promise of a brighter tomorrow. Freedom for all. The ability to better ourselves. These are a few of the many values that we hold dear. We, as an American people, have been programmed to want better – for ourselves, our loved ones, our nation. And, in terms of consumer products, better is what we are given.
Gender in the Humanities Final Portfolio Paper “True Gender: To Suppress or Express?”
Girls and boys. Women and men. Ladies and gentlemen. In a society where it sometimes seems that sex and gender are the same thing and that binary is key, perhaps it is no surprise that many of us grow up as strictly one or the other – male or female. And while technically, as we will soon learn, this is generally correct in terms of sex, gender is a different story.