Discussion Questions

  1. Is there a way to push the “stalled revolution” forward?
  2. What were your experiences with boys’ and girls’ sports in school? Do you feel they get equal attention and resources?
  3. How might image portrayals of women in the media lead to gender stereotyping? Give examples.
  4. How is gender socially constructed? Give examples.
  5. Is sexual orientation’s origin due to nature, nurture, or a combination of both? Why?
  6. Discuss how we problematize the “ideal man” in today’s society.