Latest Gender role Stories

2012-06-11 19:00:10

Results of a new study are based on in-depth interviews with couples in heterosexual marriages as well as gay and lesbian partnerships.

2012-05-18 02:22:09

If the market decides what stockbrokers earn, why are women on Wall Street earning less?

2012-05-09 20:58:08

Women with high family support and limited pressure to achieve the 'thin and beautiful' ideal have a more positive body image.

2012-04-19 20:58:33

While white men are expected to be assertive and aggressive leaders, black men and white women are often penalized for that kind of behavior in the workplace.

2012-04-19 11:31:02

In an age when even preschoolers have electronic toys and devices, many parents wonder how to get their children to be more physically active.

2012-04-16 13:09:37

Education for girls in developing countries has received more attention in recent years.

2012-03-23 09:48:59

Do some high school teachers think math is harder for girls than boys?

2012-03-09 00:25:16

Countries that more strictly uphold their cultural norms are less likely to promote women as leaders – unless those norms support equal opportunity for both sexes.

2012-02-22 06:13:51

A child is one of the most precious gifts in their parent's lives, and no parent wants to learn that their child may be at a higher risk of being psychologically or sexually abused or have an increased risk for developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PSTD). A new study gives parents new insight into what could happen.

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