4 edition of Brain gender found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-295) and index
|LC Classifications||QP360 .H56 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 307 p. :|
|Number of Pages||307|
|LC Control Number||2003042950|
Your brain’s gender is an important piece of your life’s puzzle, and this quiz will help you snap that piece into place. Move through the quiz, paying attention to each question. When you’re finished, you'll know a little bit more about yourself. Brain Rules by John J. Medina is a multimedia project explaining how the brain works. It includes a book, a feature-length documentary film, and a series of interactive tutorials.
Sex and the Brain Gender differences in cognition and perception are real. Posted My new book, Brain Safari, has other quick tests to assess individual differences. Brain gender. [Melissa Hines] This book brings a social development, as well as a biological and clinical psychological, perspective to bear Read more Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with --The sexual animal --Sex and the animal brain --Gonadal hormones and human sexuality --Sex and play --Androgen and aggression --Hormones.
In ‘The Gendered Brain: the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain’ (Penguin, £20, ISBN ), Rippon uses her own set of tools to disassemble the stubborn myth. The idea that female brains are inferior (or less suited to logical tasks) emerged from an age in which women were unquestionably second-class citizens. Brett McKay: You published a book a few years back called, “The Male Brain,” which is this fun narrative, scientific narrative of what happens to a male brain from fetus, all the way to elder hood. There’s a lot of discussion out there about the basis of gender and sex, right?
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"[This book] serves as an excellent text for senior undergrad or graduate level courses on this topic." JINS" a remarkable book, a wonderful resource that belongs on one's bookshelf for frequent reference to the many times gender, sex, and brain questions come to mind well written, easy to read/5(8).
In Brain Gender, Melissa Hines presents a succinct, detailed, and well-supported examination of the current understanding on what makes humans male or female.
The following review will provide a synopsis along with a critique of specific parts and aspects of the book/5(7). Brain Gender is a book by Melissa Hines, Hines graduated with an undergraduate degree from Princeton, following through with a doctorate in psychology from UCLA.
Currently, Hines is a psychologist and neuroscientist at the University of Cambridge. Brain Gender is a book exploring the biological differences between sex and gender. Hines questions whether or not different biological differences Author: Melissa Hines.
Brain Gender book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Do biological factors, such as gonadal hormones, determine our sexual d /5. The Gendered Brain was this month's @ book club pick. I have to say I wouldn't have ordinarily picked up this book if it hadn't been for the book club as /5.
Highly accessible. It has the power to do vastly more for gender equality than any number of feminist manifestos revolutionary to a glorious degreeRachel Cooke, Observer'A treasure trove of information and good humour' CORDELIA FINE, author of Testosterone RexDo you have a female brain or a male brain Or is that the wrong questionReading maps or reading emotions Barbie or Lego We live in a /5(40).
“The message at the heart of this book is that a gendered world will produce a gendered brain,” Rippon states – which is important “not just for women and girls, but for men and boys Author: Katy Guest.
• The Gendered Brain: The New Neuroscience That Shatters the Myth of the Female Brain by Gina Rippon is published by Bodley Head (£20). To order a Author: Rachel Cooke. “Evidence of brain plasticity is key to Gina Rippon’s new book, Gender and Our Brains The book is, at the core, concerned with the question of whether male and female brains are different.
Where the book really shines—not surprisingly—is in the details about the science of the brain: what we know and what we do not.
For brain scientists, “Gender and Our Brains” is a call to rethink moldy assumptions about the importance of sex differences. For the rest of us, it’s a reminder that gender messaging is.
A highly accessible book. It’s also an important one it has the power to do vastly more for gender equality than any number of feminist “manifestos” revolutionary to a gloriuos degree supremely clear-eyed thought-provoking -- Rachel Cooke, Observer A treasure trove of information and good humour, The Gendered Brain offers thought-provoking perspectives on the latest debates /5(45).
This book brings both of these perspectives to bear on the questions, tracing the factors that influence the brain, beginning with testosterone and other hormones during prenatal life, and continuing through changing life situations and experiences that can sculpt the brain and its activity, even in adulthood.
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Teacher's Questions for Gender:. Brain Gender Melissa Hines. How important are biological factors, such as hormones, in shaping our sexual destinies. This book brings a social development, as well as a biological and clinical psychological, perspective to bear on the factors that shape our development as male or female, and that cause individuals within each sex to differ from one another in sex-related behaviors.
Scientists have discovered approximately gender differences in the brain, and the importance of these differences cannot be overstated.
Understanding gender differences from a neurological. This engaging new keynote built on leading-edge gender brain research and more than two decades of in-the-workplace consultation and training, brings the authors’ book to life for you, providing insightful, practical approaches to executive and managerial leadership that.
Much of the rest of Gender and Our Brains describes how exquisitely sensitive to social input the brain is—especially in infancy and childhood—and how pervasively gendered that input is. This book brings a social development, as well as a biological and clinical psychological, perspective to bear Read more Rating: (not yet psychology as well as gender studies.
* Feminism & Psychology, No 4 * Brain Gender contains much thoughtful and measured information in a # Brain--drug effects\/span>\n \u00A0. Brain activity and structure in transgender adolescents more closely resembles the typical activation patterns of their desired gender, according to new research.
The findings suggest that. Book Review: Brain Gender Article (PDF Available) in Feminism & Psychology 16(4) November with Reads How we measure 'reads'. In the first analysis, using brain scans from men and women, the researchers defined "malelike" and "femalelike" as the 33 percent most extreme gender-difference scores on gray matter from.
Such evidence of brain plasticity is key to Gina Rippon’s new book, “Gender and Our Brains” (which, yes, does relate the story of Phineas Gage, as well as that of the dead fish).Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with any used book purchases.
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