Gender Diversity Quiz

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What is the umbrella term for genders outside the traditional binary?

Non-binary

Which academic areas contributed to the development of the sex and gender distinction in modern English?

Psychology, sexology, and feminism

What is the term for specific genders besides 'man' and 'woman', such as the hijras of South Asia?

Third genders

What is considered a central characteristic for social organization by most scholars?

Gender

In which cultural context is the gender binary divided into two categories of boys/men and girls/women?

Most cultures

What is the umbrella term for genders outside the traditional binary?

Non-binary

Which academic areas contributed to the development of the sex and gender distinction in modern English?

Psychology and Sexology

In which cultural context is the gender binary divided into two categories of boys/men and girls/women?

European

What is considered a central characteristic for social organization by most scholars?

Gender

What is the term for specific genders besides 'man' and 'woman', such as the hijras of South Asia?

Third genders

Study Notes

Gender Identity and Social Organization

  • Non-binary genders are referred to as genderqueer or genders outside the traditional binary.
  • The development of the sex and gender distinction in modern English was influenced by academic areas such as anthropology, sociology, and psychology.
  • Hijras of South Asia are an example of third genders, which are specific genders besides 'man' and 'woman'.
  • Social organization is often characterized by a central division into two categories, typically boys/men and girls/women.
  • This binary gender division is a cultural context, particularly in Western societies.
  • Most scholars consider gender to be a central characteristic for social organization.
  • Genderqueer is an umbrella term that encompasses various gender identities outside the traditional binary.

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