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Gender and our brains : how new neuroscience explodes the myths of the male and female minds /

Gina Rippon.

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Author: Rippon, Gina
Published: New York : Pantheon Books, 2019.
Edition: First American edition.
Topics: Cognitive neuroscience. | Gender identity - Research. | Cognitive Neuroscience. ǂ0 (DNLM)D000066494 | Gender Identity. ǂ0 (DNLM)D005783 | PSYCHOLOGY / Cognitive Neuroscience & Cognitive Neuropsychology. | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory. | SCIENCE / History. | Cognitive neuroscience. | Sex role.
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Introduction: whac-a-mole myths -- Sex, gender, sex/gender or gender/sex: a note on gender and sex --Chapter 1: Inside her pretty little head--the hunt begins -- Chapter 2: Her raging hormones -- Chapter 3: The rise of psychobabble -- Chapter 4: Brain myths, neurotrash and neurosexism -- Chapter 5: The twenty-first century brain -- Chapter 6: Your social brain -- Chapter 7: Baby matters--to begin at the beginning (or even a bit before) -- Chapter 8: Let's hear it for the babies -- Chapter 9: The gendered waters in which we swim--the pink and blue tsunami -- Chapter 10: Sex and science -- Chapter 11: Science and the brain -- Chapter 12: Good girls don't -- Chapter 13: Inside her pretty little head--a twenty-first century update -- Chapter 14: Mars, Venus or Earth? Have we been wrong about sex all along? -- Conclusion: Raising dauntless daughters (and sympathetic sons).

Table of Contents for: Gender and our brains : how new neurosci