GENDER CONSTANCY

the a child's emerging sense of the permanence of being a boy or a girl and an understanding that occurs in a series of stages that include gender identity, gender stability and gender consistency.

GENDER CONSTANCY: "Gender constancy starts in our childhood."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GENDER CONSTANCY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gender-constancy/ (accessed September 21, 2018).
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