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Gender Bias in Science

“Please, please, can we?”, is NOT dominance.

A science text talks about roosters using courting moves to coax hens into submission to copulation.

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Interesting how supposedly “neutral” science is so skewed towards seeing male dominance and female submission.

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Since he won’t be getting any without her cooperation, wouldn’t it be more appropriate to say roosters use their courting moves to coax hens into providing permission for copulation?