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Melissa Hines

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780195188363

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195188363.001.1

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Sex Differences in Human Behavior

Sex Differences in Human Behavior

(p.1) 1 Sex Differences in Human Behavior
Brain Gender

Melissa Hines

Oxford University Press

This chapter begins with a discussion of the meaning of sex difference. It then considers conflicts arising from measurements of psychological sex differences. Sex differences in core gender identity and sexual orientation, cognition, aggression, play, handedness and language lateralization are discussed.

Keywords:   psychological sex differences, gender identity, sexual orientation, cognition, aggression, play, handedness, language lateralization

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