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Sport & Gender. Wk 17. Factors that Contribute to Discrimination. Gender Class Race Age Disability TIP: Whenever an exam Q asks about discrimination try to refer to each of these areas to get top marks!!!. Definitions. Gender: cultural & social expected/ excepted behaviour

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Sport gender

Sport & Gender

Wk 17

Contemp studies yr 12


Factors that contribute to discrimination
Factors that Contribute to Discrimination

  • Gender

  • Class

  • Race

  • Age

  • Disability

  • TIP:Whenever an exam Q asks about discrimination try to refer to each of these areas to get top marks!!!

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Definitions
Definitions

  • Gender: cultural & social expected/ excepted behaviour

  • e.g. masculinity and femininity (these ideals change throughout history)

  • Sex: biological distinguish whether we are male or female, we are born with these characteristics

  • Sexism: set of beliefs that labels people inferior based on biological differences between sexes

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Gender discrimination bias
Gender Discrimination & Bias

  • Gender bias in sport ( and in wider society) has been part of our society for centuries

  • Scare tactics were used to stop women's participation in sport

  • In the past women were seen as beautiful creatures who did not exert themselves or perspire, it was not seen as “ladylike”

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Womens’ clothes often restricted what activities they could take part in!

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Changing Times could take part in!

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Facts
Facts could take part in!

  • Every year 33% of men take part in sport compared to only 10% of women

  • Traditionally women are associated with aesthetic / non violent activities e.g. dance

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Task could take part in!

  • Stigma is attached to women who stray from these norms and play in traditionally male sports. They are often labelled butch or their sexuality is questioned:

  • From you own personal experience, with reference to a particular sport state how this is often the case. [6]

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Stereotyping
Stereotyping could take part in!

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Stigma and stereotyping
Stigma and Stereotyping could take part in!

  • Traditionally women are associated with aesthetic / non violent activities e.g. dance

  • There is a stigma attached to women who stray from these norms and play in traditionally male sports.

  • They are often labelled butch / lesbians!

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Restrictions on women
Restrictions on Women could take part in!

  • Today women have more freedom but there are still many factors which hold them back.

  • Generally have less free time and often have jobs as well as bringing up children.

  • Don’t have the opportunity to take part in sport due to lack of finances.

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  • Historically women are seen as the could take part in!weaker sex, this has impaired their chances to succeed and be recognised in sport.

  • Inferior quality of media coverage.

  • Sponsorship it tends to be for the wrong reasons e.g. sex appeal

  • Drugs

  • Famous celebrity family / spouse

  • Class discussion:

  • With reference from your own experience, discuss the effect that limited media coverage has on womens’ sport

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Women professional sport
Women & Professional Sport could take part in!

  • On a professional stage women are not given the same amount of prestige, coverage or sponsorship that men get.

  • Women who get the greatest amount of T.V. coverage tend to do so because of their looks rather than their sporting ability.

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Anna kournikova sex symbol 1 st tennis player 2 nd

Even though Kournikova was never within the world top 10, but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

Anna Kournikova- sex symbol 1st tennis player 2nd

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Modern day sport
Modern day sport but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

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Changing times
Changing Times but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

  • Increase access / facilities and coaching

  • Raise profile through media attention and sponsorship

  • Nurture talent from a young age

  • Increase provision, opportunity and esteem

  • Now look read the handout and discuss reasons for some of these myths and stereotypes (pg 115)

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Why are more woman taking part in sport
Why are more woman taking part in sport? but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

  • Emancipation

  • Culture of health and slimness

  • More free time

  • More money

  • More facilities available

  • More fashionable

  • More activities to choose from

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Increase participation levels but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

Create positive attitude

Improve skills

Sports Council for Women

Increase opportunity

Encourage equal opps

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Gender race
Gender & race but she is the highest paid female player with lucrative deals from various big companies.

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