Gender development – OpenLearn – Open University

Where do children get their ideas about boys and girls from? Robin Banerjee looks at the factors that lead to these gender stereotypes.

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Dr Robin Banerjee asks why very young children exhibit stereotyped ideas about gender roles. Research on the topic of  gender development in children has been followed through with factors that lead to gender stereotypes. This is relevant for me with relation to raising my children and also projecting into their futures.

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