What is the difference between gender and sex? would you agree with the explanation given in the drawing below?
Look at these drawings. They were taken from 1970’s children’s books.
Do you think men and women are represented the same way nowadays?
Here you can read the first page from the book “What is gender?”
written in 2008, by Mary HoLmes.
Read Mary Holmes’ opening lines
Would you say Chris is a man or a woman? Why?
Keep on reading a bit more and find out what the author’s answer is :
Let’s have a look at the answers given by the World Health Organization
Did Mary Holmes excerpt make you reflect ?
Do you remember the ad about the blond girl asking for hamburgers at a library?
HOMEWORK.7th December Post your answers to the blog.