Renzetti, C. Brain Difference between sex and gender feminism in Oregon Funct. As members see it, a person born with male privilege can no more shed it through surgery than a white person can claim an African-American identity simply by darkening his or her skin. Insofar as our cultural conceptions affect our understandings of sex, feminists must be much more careful about sex classifications and rethink what sex amounts to Stonechapter 1.
Bendelow eds. They state that society's hegemonic cultural beliefs sets the rules which in turn create the setting for which social relational contexts are to take place. The aims of the second feminist movement were never cemented to the extent that they could survive the complacency of third wavers.
Retrieved 7 May Natalie Stoljar holds that unless the category of women is unified, feminist action on behalf of women cannot be justified First, claiming that gender is socially constructed implies that the existence of women and men is a mind-dependent matter. Archived copy PDF.
Stoljar, N. Natalie Stoljar holds that unless the category of women is unified, feminist action on behalf of women cannot be justified These kinds of behaviors are criticized in terms of gender equality. Spelman further holds that since social conditioning creates femininity and societies and sub-groups that condition it differ from one another, femininity must be differently conditioned in different societies.
Retrieved 9 April Nor did she ever fully believe herself to be male. Still, the book was frequently febrile, particularly with regard to lesbian trans women.