...sissy because he did not act the way a boy would be expected to act; violent, unemotional, naughty among many others. Additionally, he was also defined as a faggot because he did not fit into the group of boys. The same sentiments are shared by Linnea Due, who having been a gay woman, she experienced the same stereotyping that Avicolli went through and as she said, it was hard times for her.
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Gibson, M. (2014). Gender Development . 2009: Pearson Books.... Reconstructing Gender Reconstructing Gender Judith Lorber introduces her article by first looking at the fact that to the common lay...