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Gender and Research

Author: Paul Hannan

This lesson will define and analyze the relevance of androcentricity, gynocentricity, overgeneralizing, gender blindness, double standards, and interference in sociology.

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Terms to Know

A focus on the male or on the male perspective.

Double Standard

Having two different standards for similar groups of people.

Gender Blindness

Overlooking or ignoring the role that gender plays in social life.


A focus on the female or on the female perspective.


Occurs when the sex of the researcher interferes with the data collection process.


Speaking about an entire population when you only have knowledge of a part.