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The Resource Myths of gender : biological theories about women and men, Anne Fausto-Sterling

Myths of gender : biological theories about women and men, Anne Fausto-Sterling

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Myths of gender : biological theories about women and men
Title
Myths of gender
Title remainder
biological theories about women and men
Statement of responsibility
Anne Fausto-Sterling
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"By carefully examining the biological, genetic, evolutionary, and psychological evidence, a Brown University biologist, finds a shocking lack of substance behind ideas about biologically based sex differences."--[book cover]
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Fausto-Sterling, Anne
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP81.5
LC item number
.F38 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sex differences
  • Feminism
  • Sexism
  • Human biology
  • Prejudices
  • Gender Identity
  • Sex Characteristics
Label
Myths of gender : biological theories about women and men, Anne Fausto-Sterling
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Publication
Note
"Revised edition"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-295) and index
Contents
The biological connection: an introduction -- A question of genius: Are men really smarter than women? -- Of genes and gender -- Hormonal hurricanes: menstruation, menopause, and female behavior -- Hormones and aggression: an explanation of power? -- Putting woman in her (evolutionary) place -- Sex and science: a conclusion -- Sex and the single brain: addendum to the second edition
Control code
ocm25748011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780465047918
Lccn
92053170
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)25748011
Label
Myths of gender : biological theories about women and men, Anne Fausto-Sterling
Link
Publication
Note
"Revised edition"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-295) and index
Contents
The biological connection: an introduction -- A question of genius: Are men really smarter than women? -- Of genes and gender -- Hormonal hurricanes: menstruation, menopause, and female behavior -- Hormones and aggression: an explanation of power? -- Putting woman in her (evolutionary) place -- Sex and science: a conclusion -- Sex and the single brain: addendum to the second edition
Control code
ocm25748011
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 310 p.
Isbn
9780465047918
Lccn
92053170
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)25748011

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