With the demarcation of ‘separate spheres\’ for women and men during the Industrial Revolution, the selection of household goods and management became overwhelmingly the responsibility of women.
Is this some sort of special history where we get to make up whatever we like? That, for example, gender differences in occupation or the division of labour are an invention of industrial capitalism?
This in what is usually described as a hunter gatherer species? A hunter gatherer species in which we can see signs of gender specialisation for certain types of labour? You know, differences in perspiration and sweat glands? Physiques? Endurance? Muscle strength?