Gender Com Exam 2

33 Questions | Total Attempts: 97

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  • 1. 
    The truncated passive is the use of a passive verb that allows for the agent of action to be deleted from the sentence, such as; the woman was raped rather than, the man raped the woman:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A term coined by bell hooks that describes the use of speech as resistance is:
  • 3. 
    Relational identities are often enacted by males in relationships and often suggest a fear of intimacy:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
  • 5. 
    When we refer to the opposite sexes we are using:
  • 6. 
    According to the Harvey article men who are excluded from all male clubs are called:
  • 7. 
    Men in the Harvey study described limiting their intimate communication with one another as an act of covert intimacy as they were afraid of:
  • 8. 
    When unnecessary gender or sex labels are placed on words it is an example of the marking of language:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Two consistent characteristics of all cross dressers is that they wear clothes typically associated with the opposite gender and they are homosexual:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Congressmen and mankind are example of:
  • 11. 
    I offered the expression "cowgirl up" as an example of what during gendered sex language?
  • 12. 
    Linguistic relativity or the idea that language structures peoples understandings of their reality is also known as Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Framing explains how words work together to form screens that direct attention toward some ideas and away from others:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
  • 15. 
    In the Defrancisco and Palczewski article they use the example of Loretta Lynn's song "the pill" as an example of a previous topic of silence that then reached public attention:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Invoking strategic essentialism can be dangerous because it can threaten to boil a particular group in its issues down to simply an identity:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Sports are seen as one avenue through which men can enact relational identities:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Counter-public sphere theory posits that there is only one public and only one counter public:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    According to Wood; mutual violent control refers to a relationship where both partners are controlling and violent:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
  • 21. 
    Non-forcible sexual contact is called:
  • 22. 
    According to Khan; women who labled their expirience as rape were:
    • A. 

      More likely to have been assaulted by a non-romantic partner

    • B. 

      More likely to have been assaulted by an intimate partner

    • C. 

      More likely to have expirienced forceful male aggression in other sexual encounters

    • D. 

      More likely to have been intoxicated

  • 23. 
    More than half of Woods participants expressed remorse over intimate partner violence:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    The cycle of violence is made up of four phases:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
  • 26. 
    Khans study of rape sampled from American female high school students:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    The majority of women in the Khan study did not believe that women who were too impaired to resist and were forced were raped:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    Marital rape is still not recognized as rape in most states:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    Intimate terrorism happens when violence happens in a non-controlling relationship:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    The practice of verbal and physical violence, humiliation and shaming usually done in public by males to other males is called:
  • 31. 
    As an example of gender proxemics:
  • 32. 
    Micro inequities are negative often non-verbal messages that occur in orginizational settings that can be viewed as extensions of gendered harassment:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Partners who are both controlling and violent in a relationship are engaging in: