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Gender Differences in Human Cognition (repost)

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Gender Differences in Human Cognition (repost)

Gender Differences in Human Cognition (Counterpoints) by John T. E. Richardson, Paula J. Caplan, Mary Crawford and Janet Shibley Hyde
English | September 4, 1997 | ISBN-10: 0195112911 | 192 pages | PDF | 6 MB

For years, both psychologists and the general public have been fascinated with the notion that there are gender differences in cognitive abilities; even now, flashy cover stories exploiting this idea dominate major news magazines, while research focuses on differences in verbal, mathematical, spatial, and scientific abilities across gender.