(i) Introductions to children, gender, and parental gender socialisation

Abrahams, George, and Sheila Ahlbrand. (2002). Boy v. Girl?: How Gender Shapes Who We Are, What We Want, And How We Get Along. Minneapolis: Free Spirit Publishing.

Carter, M. J. (2014). Gender socialization and identity theory. Social Sciences, 3(2), 242-263.

Kane, Emily W. (2006). “No Way My Boys Are Going to Be Like That!”: Parents’ Responses to Children’s Gender Nonconformity. Gender & Society, 20(2): 149-176.

Kimmel, Michael S. (2000). The Gendered Society. New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Leaper, C., & Friedman, C. K. (2015). The socialization of gender. Handbook of socialization: Theory and research, 2nd edition, 561-587.

Levant, R. F., & Rankin, T. J. (2014). The gender role socialization of boys to men. In Gender in organizations: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Osgood, J. & Robinson, K.H (eds). (2019). Feminists Researching Gendered Childhoods: Generative Entanglements. London: Bloomsbury

Rhode, Deborah L. (1997). Speaking of Sex: The Denial of Sex Equality. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Robnett, R. D., Daniels, E. A., & Leaper, C. (2018). Growing up gendered: Feminist perspectives on development. In C. B. Travis, J. W. White, A. Rutherford, W. S. Williams, S. L. Cook, & K. F. Wyche (Eds.), APA handbook of the psychology of women: History, theory, and battleground (Vol. 1, pp. 437–454). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/0000059-022.

Ryle, Robyn. (2014). How do we learn gender? Gender and Socialization. Chapter 4 in Questioning Gender: A Sociological Exploration. 2ed, Sage.

Wearing, Betsy. (1996). Family. Chapter 6 in Gender: The Pain and Pleasure of Difference. Melbourne: Longman.

Witt, Susan D. (1997). Parental influence on children’s socialization to gender roles. Adolescence, 32(126): 253-257.

Yelland, Nicola. (1998). Gender in Early Childhood. London & New York: Routledge.