benevolent sexism still sexism..
On the video bellow I would start it on the second 40, but is not mine.
Two of the references cited on the video:
Glick, P. , & Fiske, S. (1996). The ambivalent sexism inventory: Differentiating hostile and benevolent sexism. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 70(3), 491-512.
Becker, J. , & Swim, J. (2011). Seeing the unseen: Attention to daily encounters with sexism as way to reduce sexist beliefs. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 35(2), 227-242.
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If you’ve ever watched porn, and if you’ve ever had sex, you know that the two are very different. But what are the differences, specifically? Whet your appetite and watch the video!