Quiz: Sociology

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1. Define the following; provide an example of each: (3 points – ½ point for definition, ½ point for example) a. Misogyny is the prejudiced against woman or the prejudiced against femininity. An example of misogyny is individuals making jokes of rape, violence, or abuse towards woman. b. Patriarchy is the system and ideology that support the dominance of men and the oppression of women on all levels of society. An example of patriarchy is that a woman's career comes second to a man's career. Women are “expected” to stay at home and care for the children and husband instead of working. This is patriarchy because the male dominance of jobs and roles is limiting females in the work world. c. Feminism is the movement to end sexist oppression

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