Other Cross Sex Relationships

Descriptions of traditional Puerto Rican gender roles expect females to have limited relationships with members of the other sex who are not part of their kinship network. Since the cultural expectation is on protecting females from men, there is a strong segregation of males from females from childhood on. Relationships between men and women who are not related may be considered problematic within Puerto Rican society, particularly if the female is married or cohabitating. However, cross-sex relationships in Puerto Rican society have not been an area of much theorizing and research. Yet, contemporary Puerto Rican society has males and females, who are not kin, interacting in many ways with each other, both socially and professionally.

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