mentioning Louann Brizendine’s book, The Female Brain.” —David Brooks .. sexual drive as well as larger brain centers for action and aggression. Sexual. Read the first chapter of Dr. Louann Brizendine’s book The Female Brain. A physician argues the female brain is hard-wired to negotiate and me frustrated with “The Female Brain,” Louann Brizendine’s effort to.
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I really appreciated how the author presented the material to explain actions of individuals while aff This book is amazing. This is a book I think every woman should read – and ideally, every man too. Open Preview See a Problem? And as I said, since many of these hrizendine she uses have no scientific merit, what about the references in the back? The problem is that I’m not interested in why so many women exhibit stereotypical behavior. The examples she gave of little toddler and preschooler boys and girls to prove her points of superiority were completely annoying to me.
All women–and the men who love them–should read this book. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
I can prove it with ‘science’! The Washington Post August 20, I am sorry if my initial positive review caused anyone to likewise read it and believe the same distorted views about women. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. On the other hand, I do think that brain chemistry is extremely important briznedine determining our moods and behavior.
Read by Louann Brizendine, M. Also by Louann Brizendine, M. And now I will stop jabbering and let you get fdmale reading the book Delusions of Gender https: View all 76 comments.
LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. And this piece of drivel was way worse. In no way is this book fluff, which feamle what louannn coming across the title, and in light of its mainstream success, might think. Just reporting findings is fine in these kind of books, but they should at least make a coherent argument. Then it got into the book. We are used to thinking of this longing as only psychological, but it’s actually physical.
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Even the prevalence of the common side effects among women around menstruation would have been nice, but this book is woefully barren of many figures for a science book. Dec 02, Monica rated it did not like it. I think that a lot of people are up in arms about a book that they clearly don’t understand. We ALL need to read this, and we need to get our significant others to read it, too.
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It is infinitely interesting and lends an amazing insight into how we as women function on a daily basis. Quotes from The Female Brain.
S I think that a lot of people are up in arms about a book that they clearly don’t understand. Anyone looking to dismiss females as irrational. A fantastic guide from a heavyweight academic. Book ratings by Goodreads. This book tells girls “Of course you are the emotional brainn mess society says that you are!
Brizendine proved that you are powerless over the hormones in your brain!
Is your teenage daughter pouty and rebellious? There are good, interesting, legitimate, useful facts in this book- and I did find some wonderfully informative tidbits. The book goes on to justify: Regardless, I found the entire book entertaining and, admittedly, quite a bit of it to be enlightening, as I imagine it might be to most men.
Men think about sex once a minute while women think about it a maximum of three times per day? What this book is, is an attempt to understand the circuitry of the female brain; which, hasn’t been thourou On what I found out about the female brain: There’s not much scientific data to back up these claims but that doesn’t stop Luann Brizendine, MD.
Secondly, I found that the references were scant and when studies were mentioned they seemed to be generalizations of rodent studies.
How does oxytocin create feelings of relaxation? It reads like a long magazine article written in a chatty style which among other things is directed towards an exclusively female audience.