gender identification

(noun) The process of identifying with a gender.

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  • Plural: gender identifications
  • Cognition, conditioning, identification, and imitation are part of the process of gender identification.

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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 March 26, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

gender identification. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://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 March 26, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“gender identification.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 26 Mar. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identification/>.