After reviewing and reflecting on the various materials for this week, use 2-4 pages to consider the following points:
- Growing up, what did your personal/cultural knowledge tell about gender and gender roles?
- From what you can tell, what does popular knowledge say about gender and gender roles?
- Have your views on gender and gender roles changed as you have gotten older? If so, how?
- What cultural symbols do you associate with different genders?
Please note that inclusion of quotes/references from Week 5 materials are required in order to earn full credit on this written assignment.