The mutual understanding evident in determination of family size proves the change in masculine and feminine roles in relationships. When women take up their positions in the work force, their children suffer. The masculine and feminine role of imparting social qualities upon their children is interrupted.
Hegemonic masculinity and emphasized femininity is naturalised in the form of the hero and heroines presented to you through books, advertisements, films and television. Young girls are exposed to ideas of emphasized femininity in fairy tales which tell them that their ultimate guide to living happily ever after is by finding the prince charming.