For example, when Sara Palin contested in the US vice presidential election, media seems to be more interested in appreciating her beauty rather than intelligence of political knowledge. Even if a male and female commit the same mistake, media often project the female mistakes more than male mistakes. For example, Lesbianism is projected more than Gayism in many countries. In short gender discrimination is still evident in our societies.
Gender stratification means the social inequalities existing among male and female. I have many experiences of gender stratification in my life. I usually use public carriers for my travelling needs. I faced many situations in which all the seats inside the carrier became occupied except one near a person of opposite gender. When I try to occupy that seat, people inside the carrier may usually watch me as person who is going to commit a serious mistake. In other words, in our patriarchal society, people often visualize the proximity of a male and female as a sign of