Priority Gender Equality

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Gender is not merely about biological labeling of man and female in society. Gender is more about distinction of roles, functions and responsibilities between men and women, it is totally different with sex. Based on (Scarpitti and Andersen, 1992:275) Sex refers to one’s biological identity of male or female, while gender socially learned behaviours and expectations associated with member of each sex. Normally, human are born to be male or female but learn to become masculine or feminine. Social patterns and expectations emphazied between male and female behavior even self expectation about themselves. In addition, that gender expectations were construced by social institution around that may organize such inequality. The system of gender relations…show more content…
Theyrealize the importance of this enequality and do several campain that have to do for entire the world in 2014-2021 of the year action plan. “Gender Equality continues to be one of two global priorities of UNESCO”. (UNESCO, 2014). Priority Gender Equality Action Plan for 2014-2021by UNESCO as the the evidence. This organization write in a book that provides an operational framework for the implementation of Priority Gender Equality. It explains what gender equality means for UNESCO, how it will be possible to applied in textbook also provides guidance on how the rganization will ensure that a gender equality perspective is reflected in all its policies, programmes and processes within the institutional with Member of UNESCO. The reason of this action or campaign for developing a better society through equality in several discourse in society. One of them is promoting gender through textbook that used by student in every educational…show more content…
Textbook take the important role in teaching learning process because is used in all school level, and here the resercher will choose English text book of fifth grade of elementary school that may content gender bias. English school textbook in Indonesia is massive used sinceElementary School.Researcher will conduct a reaserch on text book, textbook that will be reserched is by Erlangga. As we know that Erlangga is one of the bigest publisher in Indonesia. Erlangga publisher has been awarded by Marketing Magazine and Frontier Consulting Group as the Top Brand for Teens Award for the fifth time since
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