Gender Role Socialization Essay

Decent Essays
Gender role socialization has affected many aspects of my life when it has come to education, relationships, health, and culture. As a child, I aspired to be a doctor and not a nurse because I believed that it was wrong for a man to be a nurse instead of being a doctor. The television shows I would watch would portray men as being doctors and women as being nurses and this has a profound effect on my educational goals which in turn influenced my career choice. My parents adhere strongly to the beliefs of the bible and they passed these beliefs down onto their children as well as a result I was taught from the earliest of ages that homosexuality was wrong and it was against the will of God. I was taught that man and woman belong together and
Get Access