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The Resource The essential difference : the truth about the male and female brain, Simon Baron-Cohen

The essential difference : the truth about the male and female brain, Simon Baron-Cohen

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The essential difference : the truth about the male and female brain
Title
The essential difference
Title remainder
the truth about the male and female brain
Statement of responsibility
Simon Baron-Cohen
Title variation
Truth about the male and female brain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the author's experience in clinical practice to identify a basic, biological difference in male and female psychology, and presents evidence on gender-based brain types
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Baron-Cohen, Simon
Dewey number
155.33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BF692.2
  • HQ1190*
LC item number
B37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 K-269
  • BF 441
NLM item number
B265e 2003
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental Processes
  • Autistic Disorder
  • Psychological Theory
  • Sex Factors
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
  • Thought and thinking
  • Men
  • Women
  • Autism
Label
The essential difference : the truth about the male and female brain, Simon Baron-Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-264) and index
Contents
Boy Meets Girl -- What Is Empathizing? -- The Female Brain as Empathizer: The Evidence -- What Is Systemizing? -- The Male Brain as Systemizer: The Evidence -- Culture -- Biology -- Evolution of the Male and Female Brain -- Autism: The Extreme Male Brain -- A Professor of Mathematics -- The Extreme Female Brain: Back to the Future -- The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes" Test -- The Empathy Quotient (EQ) -- The Systemizing Quotient (SQ) -- The Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780738208442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52578578
  • (OCoLC)52578578
  • 724994
Label
The essential difference : the truth about the male and female brain, Simon Baron-Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-264) and index
Contents
Boy Meets Girl -- What Is Empathizing? -- The Female Brain as Empathizer: The Evidence -- What Is Systemizing? -- The Male Brain as Systemizer: The Evidence -- Culture -- Biology -- Evolution of the Male and Female Brain -- Autism: The Extreme Male Brain -- A Professor of Mathematics -- The Extreme Female Brain: Back to the Future -- The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes" Test -- The Empathy Quotient (EQ) -- The Systemizing Quotient (SQ) -- The Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 271 p.
Isbn
9780738208442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52578578
  • (OCoLC)52578578
  • 724994

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