Gender Issues. Chapter Five. Distinction Between Gender & Sex. Gender – refers to behavioral, psychological, and social characteristics of men and women Sex – refers to an act or the biological aspects of being male or female Gender Identity - subjective sense of being male or female
Males – Vas deferens, seminal vesicles, ejaculatory duct
Females – Fallopian tubes, uterus, inner 1/3 vagina
Clitoris or penis
Labia or scrotum
Independent and aggressive
Dependent and submissive
Billy Tipton was a well-known jazz musician who was discovered to be a female when he died in 1989.