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Old January 22nd, 2010, 1:07 am
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Re: Gender: Roles, Stereotypes, Discrimination Version 2

Originally Posted by MC2456 View Post
Both. Traditionally, girls play with dolls, while guys rough-house, and play things like Poke'mon and cars and such. However, there are exceptions to the rules. (I.E me.) I think I had more fun rough-housing with my guy friends (I was seven, okay!), playing Poke'mon cards and setting up cars and trains than playing with dolls.
But it seems that everything you've said is a matter of nurture. Would girls play with dolls if we didn't put dolls in front of their faces? Would boys rough house if we didn't encourage them to be active?

who cares about the children

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