Social construct

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Gender is a social norm and construction, as well as a self-identity.

A social construct (or social construction) is a product of society. It is a phenomenon that would not occur without a society in which to exist in and be propagated by. Examples include the legal system, religion, race, and gender.

Misconceptions

A concept having a status as a social construction does not mean it is not real. It merely means it exists only at the social level of analysis.

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