A theory that multiple forms of oppression (e.g. race, gender, age, sexuality, disability) combine to create overlapping experiences of discrimination.
Expectations for behavior based on one's gender status (male or female).
The view that one sex is better than the other.
A form of social organization in which males hold the dominant positions in society and in the household, holding authority over wives and daughters.
A form of social organization where women have power and control and hold the dominant positions in social life.