Gender Roles In American Society

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I believe the roles assigned to men and women in American society are cultural. Because of traditional gender roles men and women were expected to fulfill. For example, traditionally men worked outside the home in the workforce and women were the caretakers of the home and the children. But the traditional setup of the home has changed dramatically where work outside of the home is not just for the man. Women have successful careers and men now share the responsibility of chores around the house as well as taking care of the children. In today’s society women are accomplishing more of their goals than when they were in more traditional roles many women have delayed marriage and children to ensure self-reliance. Additionally more men are involved
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