Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference

Cordelia Fine (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$17.95  $16.51
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
August 08, 2011
Pages
338
Dimensions
5.4 X 0.9 X 8.2 inches | 0.65 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393340242
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About the Author

Cordelia Fine, an associate professor at the University of Melbourne, is author of the much-acclaimed Delusions of Gender and A Mind of Its Own.

Reviews

Starred Review, Pick of the Week. A fabulous combination of wit, passion, and scholarship. . . . This marvelous and important book will change the way readers view the gendered world.
Forceful, funny. . . . These are the right questions to be asking.
Fine turns the popular science book formula on its head. Chapter-by-chapter, she introduces ideas about innate differences between the sexes... and then tartly smacks around studies supposedly supporting them.--Dan Vergano
[Fine] effectively blows the lid off of old tropes... Weaving together anecdotes, dense research and quotes from numerous experts, she offers a well-balanced testament to the many ways in which cultural rules inform behaviors often mistaken as organic to our brains, as opposed to learned... [An] informative and often surprising study.