Feminists wrestle with testosterone: hormones, socialization and cultural interactionism as predictors of women's gendered selves.

@article{Davis2015FeministsWW,
  title={Feminists wrestle with testosterone: hormones, socialization and cultural interactionism as predictors of women's gendered selves.},
  author={Shannon D. N. Davis and B. Risman},
  journal={Social science research},
  year={2015},
  volume={49},
  pages={
          110-25
        }
}
  • Shannon D. N. Davis, B. Risman
  • Published 2015
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Social science research
  • Sociology of gender has developed beyond a personality-centered idea of "sex-roles" to an approach that stresses interaction and social structure. At the same time, there has been a concurrent development in the psychological sex-differences and medical literatures toward including the biological bases of sex-typed behavior and gender identities. In this paper, while we conceptualize gender as a social structure, we focus only on the individual level of analysis: testing the relative strength… CONTINUE READING
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