What are your thoughts on Julia Serano’s framing of oppositional sexism in relation to traditional sexism? State why you agree with Serano’s assertion in Chapter 4 in the book Whipping Girl by Julia Serano that “socialization distorts biological gender difference to create the impression that essential differences exist between women and men.” [page 74 on Kindle]
Short Paper: Analyzing a Lease
Analyze a copy of a residential lease (one is provided in the textbook, locate one online, or use the sample in Resources, or even use a lease of your own). Choose three sections that correlate to material covered in your text on leases. Explain the sections and
explain how they relate to the principles you learned in the text.
What language was used?
Is it understandable? What stood out to you?
What are the requirements and general conditions of a valid lease?
What are the basic rights and duties of a landlord?
What are the basic rights and duties of a tenant?
What are the respective rights of landlords and tenants in the case of an eviction?
How has legislation and civil rights laws changed the landlord-tenant relationship?
Answer these questions in a short paper, being sure to support and explain your findings.