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Taking Sex Differences Seriously

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Published by Encounter Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8875286M
ISBN 10159403091X
ISBN 109781594030918

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In his new book, Taking Sex Differences Seriously, Dr. Steven Rhoads assembles a wealth of scientific evidence showing that sex distinctions are "hardwired" into our range from the subtle (men get a chemical high from winning while women get one from nursing) to the profound (women with high testosterone levels are more promiscuous, more competitive, and more conflicted about. Taking Sex Differences Seriously by Array. Now if sex differences were due to socialization, and not biology (nurture, not nature) then we would expect to see these differences quickly fading, at least in western cultures, where sex role changes have been most dramatic. But this has not been the case.   Taking Sex Differences in Personality Seriously. New approaches are shedding light on the magnitude of sex differences in personality, and the results are Author: Scott Barry Kaufman. "Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Public Lecture at Princeton University The Madison Program: Address to Junior Fellows. Ma Debate on Sex Differences: Eleventh Annual University of Virginia Festival of the Book PM, University of Virginia Bookstore. Ma

Get this from a library! Taking sex differences seriously. [Steven E Rhoads] -- "Contemporary discussions of sex differences typically assume that they are determined by society rather than biology. It is society, we hear, that teaches little girls to be feminine and little boys. In this provocative exploration of the masculine and feminine, Steven Rhoads dispels contemporary clichés and spotlights biological realities. Meticulously researched and elegantly written, "Taking Sex Differences Seriously" is a groundbreaking look at the way we are. In Taking Sex Differences Seriously, Rhoads assembles a wealth of scientific evidence showing that these differences are “hardwired” into our biology. They range from the subtle (men get a chemical high from winning while women get one from nursing) to the profound (women with high testosterone levels are more promiscuous, more competitive. After brief introductory remarks by Mr. Fagan and Mr. Hilboldt, Steven Rhoads talked about his book, [Taking Sex Differences Seriously], published by Encounter Books. Mr. Rhoads discussed the.

In "Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Rhoads assembles a wealth of scientific evidence showing that these differences are "hardwired" into our biology. They range from the subtle (men get a chemical high from winning while women get one from nursing) to the profound (women with high testosterone levels are more promiscuous, more competitive Pages:   In "Taking Sex Differences Seriously," Rhoads assembles a wealth of scientific evidence showing that these differences are "hardwired" into our biology. They range from the subtle (men get a chemical high from winning while women get one from nursing) to the profound (women with high testosterone levels are more promiscuous, more competitive 5/5(1). I should warn that Taking Sex Differences Seriously is not a chatty, self-help book. It is a highly erudite work in which the author examines study after study and author after author, yet, at the same time, it is very accessible (just as was the case with Why Men Don't Iron)/5(10).   A ZENIT DAILY DISPATCH. Taking Sex Differences Seriously. Research Backs Up a Vatican Document. ROME, 21 AUG. (ZENIT) The recent letter on the role of men and women issued by the Vatican Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith met with derision from many feminist groups who denounced what they consider to be the Church's outdated vision of the sexes.