Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know about the Emerging Science of Sex Differences (Paperback)
What Parents and Teachers Need to Know about the Emerging Science of Sex Differences
Harmony, 9780767916257, 336pp.
Publication Date: February 1, 2006
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Praise For Why Gender Matters: What Parents and Teachers Need to Know about the Emerging Science of Sex Differences…
"...a lucid guide to male and female brain differences." — David Brooks, The New York Times
“Why Gender Matters is a fabulous resource for teachers and parents. Dr. Sax combines his extensive knowledge of the research on gender issues with practical advice in cogent, highly readable prose. I am eager to have my colleagues at school read this book and discuss it!” —Martha Cutts, Director of Upper School, National Cathedral School, Washington, D.C.
“In this reader-friendly book, Dr. Sax combines his comprehensive knowledge of the scientific literature with numerous interesting case studies to argue for his thesis that single-sex education is advantageous.” —Dr. Sandra Witelson, Albert Einstein/Irving Zucker Chair in Neuroscience, McMaster University
“Extremely interesting . . . Challenged many of my basic assumptions and helped me to think about gender in a new way.” —Joan Ogilvy Holden, Head of School, St. Stephen’s School, Alexandria, Virginia