Gender Differences And Gender Inequality Essay

1216 Words Oct 29th, 2016 5 Pages
Throughout history, gender differences and gender inequality have always been a problem of how each gender( male/ female) should act and what is expected from them. Gender differences and inequalities have brought problems on equal rights, voting and where each gender can and cannot work. Women have suffered throughout history of gender differences and inequality. We live in a patriarchal society even today and probably always will.Patriarchy is the social organized marked by the supremacy of the father in the clan or family, clan by men of a disproportionately large share of power. Patriarchy structure was for explaining social organization relation between men and women in society. We are expected to follow the rules in which society has already set for us. Men’s authority over women. Women are expected to do household work while taking care of the children while men go for work and provide money for the family.
Victorian society was very kin about their values and their ideology about how women are not equal to men. There were two main people who fought against the Victorian society and ideology.Annie wood Besant and Charles Bradlaugh believed that women should enter the public and have equal political rights and duties. Since Besant fought for what she believed in which was equality the Victorian society attacked her by saying she was unable to do her job because she was a women and therefore called her unnatural women. The victorian society was harsh and only…

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