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The Resource The gendered Brain : the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain, Gina Rippon

The gendered Brain : the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain, Gina Rippon

Label
The gendered Brain : the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain
Title
The gendered Brain
Title remainder
the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain
Statement of responsibility
Gina Rippon
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rippon, Gina
Dewey number
612.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Neuropsychology
  • Brain
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Label
The gendered Brain : the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain, Gina Rippon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Whac-a-Mole myths -- Sex, gender, sex/gender or gender/sex: a note on sex and gender ; Inside her pretty little head - the hunt begins -- Her raging hormones -- The rise of psychobabble -- Brainmyths, neurotrash and neurosexism ; The twenty-first-century brain -- Your social brain ; Baby matters - to begin at the beginning (or even a little bit before) -- Let's hear it for the babies -- The gendered waters in which we swim - the pink and blue tsunami ; Sex and science -- Science and the brain -- Good girls don't -- Inside her pretty little head - a twenty-first-century update -- Mars, Venus or Earth? - have we been wrong about sex all along? -- Raising dauntless duaghters (and sympathetic sons)
Control code
000065042311
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 424 pages
Isbn
9781847924766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1039606041
Label
The gendered Brain : the new neuroscience that shatters the myth of the female brain, Gina Rippon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Whac-a-Mole myths -- Sex, gender, sex/gender or gender/sex: a note on sex and gender ; Inside her pretty little head - the hunt begins -- Her raging hormones -- The rise of psychobabble -- Brainmyths, neurotrash and neurosexism ; The twenty-first-century brain -- Your social brain ; Baby matters - to begin at the beginning (or even a little bit before) -- Let's hear it for the babies -- The gendered waters in which we swim - the pink and blue tsunami ; Sex and science -- Science and the brain -- Good girls don't -- Inside her pretty little head - a twenty-first-century update -- Mars, Venus or Earth? - have we been wrong about sex all along? -- Raising dauntless duaghters (and sympathetic sons)
Control code
000065042311
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 424 pages
Isbn
9781847924766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1039606041

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