gender norms

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Definition

Standards and expectations to which women and men generally conform, within a range that defines a particular society, culture and community at that point in time. 

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United Nations Statistics Division – UNSD. Global Gender Statistics Programme. Available at: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/genderstatmanual/Glossary.ashx

URI: https://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1194