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Researchers slam the new Lego for girls

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IT is one of the most popular toys of all time, but the Danish company Lego is facing criticism for its new "Friends" range designed for girls.
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Toy Store: Gender Stereotyping in Play Time

This video explores the sociological concept of gender stereotyping. We journey through infancy, middle childhood, and adolescence and analyze how gender ste...
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Kids talk brands and advertising, part two

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Kids talk brands and advertising, part two youth insight research...
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Boys & Girls: A look at kids and gender roles (part two)

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Boys & Girls: A look at kids and gender roles (pt 2) Nickelodeon Child Research @tstoneresearch...
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Two More Inspiring Gender-Neutral LEGO Ads » Sociological Images

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Fascinating NYTimes Magazine Article on Gender-Variant Children

Fascinating NYTimes Magazine Article on Gender-Variant Children | Gender Stereotyping Children | Scoop.it
'There's a lot more privilege to being a man in our society,' says Diane Ehrensaft, a psychologist at the University of California, San Francisco, who supports allowing children to be what she calls gender creative.
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Parents of 'Genderless' Child Fight Back [ABC: 5-29-2011]

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Children's Books Enforce Gender Stereotypes

Take a look (especially if you have children) to see how children's books enforce gender stereotypes and sexist ideas.
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Klara Charlton's curator insight, April 14, 2013 6:22 PM

This is a passionate presentation by a student.  While I do not believe that there is necessarily enough gender-equal character diversity in the totality of children's literature, at the same time choice of subject, individuality and story integrity must be maintained.  

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Boys will be boys, but only if we make them

Boys will be boys, but only if we make them | Gender Stereotyping Children | Scoop.it
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Effects of Gender Stereotypes in Children’s Picture Books

Effects of Gender Stereotypes in Children’s Picture Books | Gender Stereotyping Children | Scoop.it
Children's picture books may seem to be the last place where gender stereotypes are present. However, stereotypical messages are evident in picture books and as a result, our children may be limited and restricted to mold into these stereotypes.
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Klara Charlton's comment, April 25, 2013 8:05 PM
Yes! Thank you so much for you comment! So far, I have actully found that there seem to be plenty of books about girls who don't want to be princesses, but I have not found one yet about a boy who wants to play with dolls. I think that we still have a long way to go, but every interaction counts as a chance for positive change.
Klara Charlton's comment, April 25, 2013 8:49 PM
This link represents some of the things that create the struggle: http://www.dw.de/challenging-the-color-pink/a-16765775
Klara Charlton's comment, May 1, 2013 9:40 PM
More scary things occurring every day: http://www.norwalkcitizenonline.com/news/article/With-a-daughter-s-input-Pink-Lemon-Blue-Lime-4470461.php
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PPP: Child Growth & Development || Avoiding Gender Stereotypes || Developing healthy attitudes

Young children believe they can be anything and can do anything. But gender stereotypes limit their dreams and experiences. If a child enjoys doing something that is different from the usual, that child might feel embarrassed or uncomfortable.
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LEGO Rolls Out a Line Targeted at Girls – Progressive or Regressive?

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The LEGO Boys Club - Lego & Gender Part 2

LEGO has been intentionally marketing and producing sets and themes almost exclusively for boys over the last few decades. In part 1 of my two part LEGO and ...
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Children's books that beat the gender stereotypes

Children's books that beat the gender stereotypes | Gender Stereotyping Children | Scoop.it
It doesn’t always have to be mum stays at home and dad goes to work.
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'Storm' of controversy over gender-free parenting [NBC: 5-26-2011]

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London's Harrods opens gender-neutral toy store for kids - Your Community

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Gender Stereotypes and Parenting | Education.com

Parents often unintentionally introduce gender stereotypes through their interactions with their children or introduce gender stereotype thinking into the home.
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Gender development - OpenLearn - Open University

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Where do children get their ideas about boys and girls from? Robin Banerjee looks at the factors that lead to these gender stereotypes.
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How Toys Teach Children Stereotypical Gender Roles: A Look Inside a Local Toy Store

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