Mikkola, M. Schmitt ed. Ferber and Julie Nelson eds. The term sex difference could then be re-defined as between-sex differences that are manifestations of a sexually dimorphic adaptation which is how many scientists use the term  while the term gender difference could be re-defined as due to differential socialization between the sexes of a monomorphic adaptation or byproduct.
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Instead, our sexed bodies are themselves discursively constructed : they are the way they are, at least to a substantial extent, because of what is attributed to sexed bodies and how they are classified for discursive construction, see Haslanger Second, take the idea-construction of sex concepts.
Anti-pornography feminists were excluded from the events' planning committee, so they staged rallies outside the conference to show their disdain. Acknowledgments I am very grateful to Tuukka Asplund, Jenny Saul, Alison Stone and Nancy Tuana for their extremely helpful and detailed comments when writing this entry.
Fausto-Sterling, Ann. They also argue that pornography sometimes shows women in sexually dominant roles and presents women with a greater variety of body types than are typical of mainstream entertainment and fashion. Young, Princeton: Princeton University Press.
Money, John. Feminists and women's rights activists in Iceland succeeded in outlawing strip clubs in March
This conditions men's sexuality so that they view women's submission as sexy. Some people maintain that the word sex should be reserved for reference to the biological aspects of being male or female or to sexual activity, and that the word gender should be used only to refer to sociocultural roles.
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Ryazanskaya, ed. Anarchist Perspectives on Work and its Other Hackett and S. Open access to the SEP is made possible by a world-wide funding initiative. But, she takes our understanding of this existence to be a product of social conditioning: social conditioning makes the existence of physical bodies intelligible to us by discursively constructing sexed bodies through certain constitutive acts.