(noun) The process of identifying with a gender.
Audio Pronunciation: (gen·der i·den·ti·fi·ca·tion)
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- Plural: gender identifications
- Cognition, conditioning, identification, and imitation are part of the process of gender identification.
- Sex and Gender Resources – Books, Journals, and Helpful Links
- Basow, Susan A., and Susan A. Basow. 1992. Gender: Stereotypes and Roles. Pacific Grove, CA: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company.
How to Cite the Definition of Gender Identification
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “gender identification.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 18, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
gender identification. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “gender identification.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 18, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“gender identification.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 18 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/>.