We used the Genderize
.io database to predict the gender of first and last authors on over 166,000 articles published between 2005 and 2017 in high-profile journals that include neuroscience, our own scientific discipline.
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As Eckert and McConnell-Ginet point out we are increasingly using they when the sex of the referent is unknown or the speaker does not want to genderize
the individual spoken about (Ibid).
In her article, Dorothy McBride Stetson argues that the fundamental problem facing those who wish to "genderize
" their courses is that scholarship itself remains poorly integrated.
Indeed, if Djebar chooses to genderize
this contested territory of human agency, it is because, once again, Algerian women have become pawns in a political and epistemological power struggle among men.
Complementing the presentation of Jimmy as a self-absorbed, parochial male are streaks of tenderness, sensitivity and empathy in him that run counter to his father's attempts to genderize
him into a "tough guy" (17).
She cites studies which range from feminist re-visionings of various mythologies in psychological terms to contemporary theories of education which genderize
our "ways of knowing." Women's studies, of course, grew out of such multi-disciplinarity, as it requires the flexibility to locate women's experiences beyond the artificial and rigid barriers of our masculist intellectual structures.
In the American worker-writer tradition, the genderizing of American writing also tends to genderize
the concept of class.
And to negotiate the associated difficulty about thinking that divine transcendence is compromised by associating God with the "feminine," which in turn genderizes
appropriate ways of thinking and experiencing divine presence and immanence, sacramental or other-wise.
By existing, "El Brujo" genderizes
and sexualizes everything, even language, in ways that had not been considered by this society.
(134) Anzaldua genderizes
history in this poem by illustrating the multiple layers of power relations that privilege the center intersected by race, class and sexual orientation.