이 레포트는 사회학자인 Marcel Mauss 의 body techniques 라는 개념을 가지고 현재 우리사회에서 존재하는 gender difference 에 대해서 조명해보고, 이러헌 원인에 의해서 생기는 여성의 타자화, 예속화에 대한 영문 레포트 입니다.구체적인 예를 들어 타자화된 여성에 대해서 살펴보았고, 특히 페미니즘 관련 수업을 듣는 분들이나, 영문학관련 수업을 듣는 분들에게 도움이 될 거라고 생각합니다.
1. gender difference in our society
2. reason of gender difference and the meanig of `body techniques`
3. women`t subordination to men.
4.objectified women in mass culture
In modern society there are many people who are maintaining that sexual discrimination is absurd and also they say it is essential to establish new relationship between men and women to solve this problem. They focus on the term ‘gender’ rather than ‘sex’ because the term ‘sex’ might strengthen the discrimination. And I think it is right in some way. As we know ‘gender’ means cultural classification whereas ‘sex’ refers to biological classification between men and women. We can easily understand its meaning by thinking ‘Feminine’, or ‘masculine’ and so forth. And each gender shows different appearances from walking to manner of eating, wearing clothes. But in some way this gender difference can be an instrument to restrict or suppress women. Then what is the reason that makes this difference and how does this gender difference act on our society? To get answers about this it is helpful to look at the theories and thinking of Marcel Mauss and Marion Young. So I want to find not only the meaning of ‘Body techniques’ and how it acts on our society, but also how differences of body techniques affect women and how woman are described in cultural contents. And lastly I will wrap up my essay with my own answer that is useful to improve current situation between men and
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