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2. Williams and Best

  • gender stereotypes in 30 cultures, 100 male and females asked to associate words with gender: males were dominant & aggressive, females were nurturant & expressive.
  • gender stereotypes in 30 cultures, 100 male and females asked to associate words with gender: females were dominant & aggressive, males were nurturant & expressive.

3. Examples of the biosocial approach

  • baby bruce (biology limiting gender development), society constantly changing gender, Smith and Llyod
  • hormones, neural, evolution

4. Whats the difference between males and females brain hemispheres

  • Males only use the left hemisphere for visual-spatial skills and females use both hemispheres for verbal-reasoning skills
  • females use right hemisphere and males use right hemisphere
  • Males use both hemispheres for visual-spatial skills and females use the left hemispheres for verbal-reasoning skills
  • females use right hemisphere and males use left hemisphere

5. Young et al

  • female monkeys injected with male hormones during pre-natal development, more likely to engage in rough play. Well-controlled but unethical & cannot generalise.
  • male monkeys injected with male hormones during pre-natal development, more likely to engage in rough play. Well-controlled but unethical & cannot generalise.
  • female monkeys injected with female hormones during pre-natal development, more likely to engage in rough play. Well-controlled but unethical & cannot generalise.

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