"OH! LET THE BOYS FIGHT, IT'S IN THEIR NATURE" - A STUDY ON GENDER STEREOTYPES IN REGARDS TO PUNISHMENT MEASURES

Sophie Duteil Deyries
2016 Holos  
As demonstrated by a number of studies on the construction of gender roles, school staffs continue to discriminate, in a number of ways, between girls and boys. The male pupils and the female pupils are not considered or handled in the same way, and punishment is an important part of this discriminatory system. The study aims to show, through the example of punishment, how girls and boys are subjected to gender-specific conditioning in a high-school of the region of Montpellier (South of
more » ... er (South of France). By basing itself both on quantitative methodologies (questionnaires, study of
doi:10.15628/holos.2015.3791 fatcat:n4ukezochzflvkhknp7asycwl4