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Sander Rossel wrote:
Whenever we don't know someone's gender we assume it's a he (unless gender roles dictate it's probably a woman).
For example: "My boss yelled at me today." "Was he very mad?"


Can't speak to Dutch but in English "he" is the gender neutral term. Very definitely true in the 80s.

Sander Rossel wrote:
but I know plenty of female bosses.


So percentage wise it is 50% male and female? If not then when assuming a gender when not known then it would correct to assume the one that fits the majority.

I would also say that if someone was "yelled" at during the business day to such an extent that they felt it necessary to comment on it later then, myself, I would expect that it would be a man. Doesn't mean women don't yell just that men seem to go off the edge more often. But perhaps that is just my personal experience.

Sander Rossel wrote:
Because study shows that language influences the way we think (and probably the other way around too


That has been known to be true for a very long time.
But attempting to de-categorize literally everything cannot work because humans need that to provide order for the world.
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