Diane Trout (alienghic) wrote,
Diane Trout
alienghic

I just started reading Why so slow? by Virginia Valian. The books thesis is that our "gender schema's" favor men and disfavor women, and the curse of thousands of little insults combine to continue to limit women.

She mentioned the common problem that people will try to assign a child to one of the two gender catagories.

Since the sex of a child has little actual effect on biology until puberty why do we need to know which category to assign the child.

What would the world be like if we had 3 pronouns, one for "males", one for "females", and a third for "children"?
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