1. What theory did Taylor et al (2002) propose?
- The tend and befriend theory
- The empathising-systemising theory
- The Mate choice theory
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2. Give one A01 approach to the role of genes and hormones in gender development in males.
- David Reimer example
- Boys can be born with an extra X chromosome that can cause them to look and feel more feminine.
- Boys can be born with an extra Y chromosome that causes them to look and feel more feminine.
- The Batista Family example
3. What did Hines (1994) study?
- 25 child-free women (found that those with higher testosterone had less maternal drive)
- Girls born with CAH (exposed to testosterone) showed little difference in gender to a control group of non CAH girls.
- Batista family
- David Reimer
4. Give one A01 point that explains the evolutionary approach to gender development in terms of mate choice.
- In the EEA men and women looked for different qualities and this carried through to today.
- Men and women look for different qualities in a mate in order to have the most successful reproduction.
- Men and women look for different qualities in a mate purely because men and women have different qualities anyway.
- Men and women look for the same qualities in a mate.
5. What is the tend and befriend theory?
- Proposes that both genders use "tend and befriend" when under stress
- Suggests men act more emotionally than women when under stress.
- Suggests that women are better with relationships and cope in an emotional way in stressful situations
- Suggests that men are better with relationships and cope in an emotional way in stressful situations