here is a recent useful paper from Arnold and McCarthy that updates our biological understanding of sex differences:They say:
"In the twentieth century, the dominant model of sexual differentiation stated that genetic sex (XX versus XY) causes differentiation of the gonads, which then secrete gonadal hormones that act directly on tissues to induce sex differences in function. This serial model of sexual differentiation was simple, unifying and seductive. Recent evidence, however,…Continue
Added by LOUANN BRIZENDINE on May 28, 2011 at 6:15pm — No Comments
What do you all think? I find it curious that the examples of lack of retraint by powerful men this past week are such a big surprise to anyone. (That doesn't mean they should get away with it or be able to abuse women in this way or that as a society we shouldn't have laws and punishments for those who violate--no matter how powerful)-- but is this really a surprise to anyone?…Continue
(AND Why are Wyoming, Utah and Louisiana the worst states for a woman to live/work in? http://huff.to/iieChL )
Does anyone have any ideas about when, how or if this will EVER change?
Added by LOUANN BRIZENDINE on May 4, 2011 at 6:29pm — No Comments