1. What does Young look at in the role of gender and hormones?
- Case Studies - Giving girls testosterone during the critical period = male like behaviour
- Animal research - Female rats given male hormones during critical period adopt their behaviour
- Animal research - If males are given more testosterone than needed then they show erratic behaviour
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2. Why is this theory reductionist?
- Does not take into account the social factors
- Does not take into account the behavioural approach
- Does not take into account environmental factors or individual difference
3. Who's correlational study looked at the level of testosterone in the saliva of women who did not want families?
- Deady et al
4. Dalton looks at how behaviour changes are linked to the menstrual cycle, how was this study carried out?
- Looked at the increase of particular hormones and their effects on the individuals behaviour
- Looking at when crimes were committed (60-80% during menstrual cycle)
- Looked at the aggression towards peers
5. Who contradicted Money and Erdharts study of exposing girls to androgen during pregnancy, causes male like behaviour?
- Hines - Girls who suffer from CAH show little difference in behaviour
- Todhunter - Girls who had higher levels of male hormone did not show any male like behaviour
- South - Girls who were given male hormones during the critical period only shows male like behaviour in sports