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Beneath gender roles, the social organization of work

8 May, 2022 · Critique of ideology

Olive pickers in Jaén
Olive pickers in Jaén

The differences in social roles between men and women are fundamentally due to the impositions of the social organization of work. That is to say, they are neither based on “essential” differences nor can they be overcome through ideological and cultural campaigns. For this reason, ending discrimination requires transforming the relations of production.