Bare Marriage

Episode 115: Are 'Pink Brains' and 'Blue Brains' Real?

September 30, 2021 Sheila Gregoire Season 4 Episode 115
Bare Marriage
Episode 115: Are 'Pink Brains' and 'Blue Brains' Real?
Show Notes

Today it's Rebecca and Connor coming to you, to discuss some neuropsychology! We know, it's a lot, but bare with us! We hope you enjoy this ramble through some statistical and psychological studies that can give us all a clearer picture on how we should be talking about the differences between men and women's brains.

Links to things mentioned:
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2021 Meta-analysis of gender differences in the brain: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0149763421000804

2019 Meta-analysis of gender differences in neural responses to sexual stimuli: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6681749/

Critiques of Brizendine's work that have been available for over 10 years: https://www.talyarkoni.org/blog/2010/03/24/the-male-brain-hurts-or-how-not-to-write-about-science/

https://www.nature.com/articles/443634a