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  • Alok Vaid-Menon

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenAs pseudoscience used to justify racial stereotypes continues to be debunked myths about sexual difference still remain understood as “biological truths” Dr Fausto Sterling professor of Biology at Brown University engages in an exhaustive review of scientific research on intelligence genes hormones aggression evolution and brain composition to reveal that there are actually very few absolute sex differences between males and females and that – actually – without complete euality between sexes we cannot actually know what they are In fact there is biological variation among women and among men than between them Broad over arching categories like “sex” and “race” oversimplify biology and ignore interactions between organisms and their envir


  • Les

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenA brilliant demolition of the bad science behind gender role affirming memes like men have better visual spacial perception than women While much of the book looks at work from the late 70s and early 80s some of the ideas are still common knowledge today and the sort of bad science or at least bad science reporting that perpetuate


  • Zach

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men Biology is not a one way determinant but a dynamic component of our existenceA surprisingly funny in a totally snarky way attack on both positivist essentialism and the idea that science could exist in a political vacuum


  • Andrew

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenFausto Sterling challenges the assertions of certain brain scientists and geneticists among others and offers a history of scientific misconceptions based on biology Her main argument is that these gender myths are used to defend or protect the status uo


  • Belenen

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenWritten by a medical doctor Myths of Gender explores studies on 'gender' focusing on the medical aspects Fausto Sterling discusses genes hormones brain differences animal behavior homosexuality and how science affects society Succinct objective and fascinating


  • Ronald Lett

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenAn excellent overview and deconstruction of several often cited studies Beyond the specific studies cited it offers great extensive analysis on how the methodology of experiments can be both purposefully and unknowingly biased if they are not carefully designed Citation of older studies especially is problematic when the language and words used have different intrinsic definitions Although this book is a little older and has some outdated ideas in the area of neuroscience which has recently exploded with data and new models it is still well worth the read This dialogue continues in Delusions of Gender How Our Minds Society and Neurosexism Create Difference and Brainstorm


  • Nancy

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenTons of evidence plus some sharp insight into the weakness of many studies on gender difference Fausto Sterling dissects commonly held beliefs neatly comparing what's produced as evidence but also things that experts on gender difference spout from their perches in academia and mediaThe wri


  • Aubri

    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenIt was an interesting read and the author made many good points about research and methods used to enforce our age old myths about gender My only complaint is the book's age; some of the content is outdated I'd be very interested to read an updated version with commentary regarding new research


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    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenThis book is crushingly hard to get through but I had to for the sake of my Sociology of Women class I understand what Fausto Sterling is trying to do here proving that the differences of biology between men and women are tenuous at best but this book is so steeped in science and theories and that sort of talk that I often fell asleep I am interested in the differences between men and women from a psychological and women's studies point of view Not t


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    Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and Men doc Ô Paperbackread ✓ anne fausto-sterling Myths of Gender Biological Theories About Women and MenSome good information a little bit research heavy for my taste I do better with philosophy than fact sometimes but it was well written and persuasive However I think the nature vs nurture debate in any sense is an impossible uestion to properly study And even if we could find accurate information swaying one way or the other does answering this uestion really help us? Part of being human involves the natural desire to fight your nature to progress and become better And if you believe that what does it matter if women are biologically handicapped when sexism