Latest Gender role Stories

2012-09-14 14:21:34

There is little doubt that Frances O’Grady has made history as the first woman to be elected General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress in September 2012.

2012-08-30 21:34:05

Men and women are less likely to experience negative effects to sexual violent media when watching a positive portrayal of a strong female character, even when that character is a victim of sexual violence.

2012-08-09 23:01:18

Following an article from The New York Times indicating that toys begin to instill gender stereotypes in children at a very young age, I Am A Stuffed Animal releases statement endorsing products

2012-07-31 23:02:01

Cute neutral baby clothing can be hard to find for pregnant women.

2012-06-27 22:42:40

Women working in hedge funds struggle to be taken seriously at work.

2012-06-21 23:02:14

As more parents choose to find out their baby’s gender with a special celebration, at the top of all parenting trends is the gender reveal party.

2012-06-15 10:06:25

Adult lesbian and bisexual women are more likely to report childhood abuse and adult sexual assault than heterosexual women.

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.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.