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Ideas About Gender

1.

Think back to your first awareness that you were different from others of the opposite sex. This could be a realization, a time when you were treated or expected to behave differently from others of the opposite sex.

What were the circumstances?

When did this occur?

Who was involved?

Where were you when this happened?

How did you feel?

What other aspects of your identity played a role?

2.

Where did your ideas about gender come from?

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Lee-Anne Facey-Crowther