"I'm doing really well in this sport, but I'm still pretty doing it": Gender performance among adolescent female athletes

Golbe, Susan H.

Research on the gender performance of female athletes stemming from a sex role socialization theory perspective finds a conflict between being a girl or woman and being an athlete, which is not supported by most recent empirical research on female athletes, and fails to consider the ways in which female athletes construct their own gender performances. Drawing on West and Zimmerman's pivotal work... read more

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Undergraduate Honors Theses
Women athletes--Psychology
Gender identity
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