SOCIAL ROLE THEORY

a model that contends that all psychological differences can be attributed to expectations of gender and cultural standards rather than biological factors.

SOCIAL ROLE THEORY: "Social role therapy looks at expectations of gender and cultural standards."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SOCIAL ROLE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-role-theory/ (accessed November 17, 2017).
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