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How Language Treats Gender in Nights at the Circus

Gender is socially constructed and this theory is backed up in Nights at the Circus as gender role stereotypes are reinforced here. The main character Fevvers is objectified and portrayed as this creature with wings and magical powers, who is …

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Sociology/Gender Inequality

For purposes of this essay, the writer discusses two articles from the Chinese Sociology and Anthropology Journal, namely, Xiaoyun & Qiang et al’s “Gender Inequality and Poverty in Asset Ownership” (2008) and Qiang and Xiaoyun et al’s “Gender Inequality in …