(noun) An individual’s internal perception of their gender.
Audio Pronunciation: (gen·der i·den·ti·ty)
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- Plural: gender identities
How to Cite the Definition of Gender Identity
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “gender identity.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved March 26, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identity/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
gender identity. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identity/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “gender identity.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed March 26, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identity/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“gender identity.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 26 Mar. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/gender-identity/>.