Gender Communication

The purpose of this reflection paper is to facilitate the recognition of gender in YOUR life and there are various contexts in which this could occur. Read the topic below on how to fulfill the requirements of the paper:

COMMUNICATION-integral to understanding and maintaining relationships. Select one relationship in which you are now engaged in. This DOES NOT mean an intimate relationship ONLY; there are lots of different kinds of relationships in which gender plays a role. Briefly describe the relationship. Given our discussion of “sex” and “gender”, characterize the gendered nature of this relationship and each of the participants (yourself included). How do these characteristics play a part in the communication that takes place? What are the benefits of feminine characteristics? What are the benefits of masculine characteristics? What are the adversities of feminine/masculine characteristics? Summarize how YOU see the role of gender in this relationship.