“I’ve found I can change the conversation at any social gathering by mentioning Louann Brizendine’s book, The Female Brain.” —David Brooks, New York Times. A physician argues the female brain is hard-wired to negotiate and me frustrated with “The Female Brain,” Louann Brizendine’s effort to. Since Dr. Brizendine wrote The Female Brain ten years ago, the response has been overwhelming. This New York Times bestseller has been.
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Delusions of Gender https: It’s amazing I made it that far. I learned more about myself from this book than I did from an entire semester of Gynecology! Believe me, this scientific material is much more valuable to fwmale how the other gender functions than a book like “Men are from Mars and women are from Venus”.
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There are two things that you MUST know before reading this book. We ALL need to read this, and we need to get our significant others to read it, too. In fact I couldn’t even finish it because I was having fantasies of setting it on fire. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks.
The brain is virtually in a drug-withdrawal state. View all 17 comments. Sus conclusiones son demasiado similares a las convenciones sociales de los 50′ para mi tranquilidad las ciencias son para los hombres y las humanidades y el contacto social para las mujeres-sic! This perhaps is interesting to a clinician, but to the average reader why such a behavior came about as with evolutionary pressures is perhaps more interesting.
The Female Brain
A few things I didn’t like about it: Now, pioneering neuropsychiatrist Louann Brizendine, M. It was her slut shaming.
Louann Brizendine uses clinical research and the experience of counseling patients to examine how the many various hormones flowing through a woman’s body may affect their actions and behavior. Inspired by Your Browsing History. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
All in all what this book did for me was to understand why people burn and ban books. If Melissa had immediately gone to bed with Rob or showed off to him about all the guys she has had, his Stone Age brain might have judged that she would be unfaithful or had a bad reputation. Jun 08, AnnARegina Enyedi rated it really liked it. Innately sexist and bdizendine social construction of gender.
After all, we are the same species”. I think any person with a decent education understands that brain chemistry is a huge factor in human behavior. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. If you have attempted to read this book before and came away with louannn bad taste in your mouth maybe you ought to try again open mindedly. I usually read two books if their subject matter allows me to not keep with it the whole time.
I think that a lot of people are up in arms about a book that they clearly don’t understand. I really appreciated how the author presented the material to explain actions of individuals while aff This book is amazing. I truly hope that readers are smart enough to disregard these obvious misrepresentations. Description In this groundbreaking book, Dr Louann Brizendine describes the uniquely flexible structure of the female brain and its constant, dynamic state of change – the key difference that separates it from that of the male – and reveals how women think, what they femal, how they communicate, and whom they’ll love.
The best she can often hope for is that he is an attentive listener. But the original research doesn’t really say that.
Looking for beautiful books? I’d suggest all women read it; especially those going through changes in life and these can be the obvious, like menopause, to your girls going through puberty. I’m finding myself recommending this book to everyone–female and male.
The Female Brain by Louann Brizendine. In this regard, I think the book fails. This is an absolute true story: No trivia or quizzes yet. I learned so much. Julie recommended this book to me. This is a book I think every woman should read – and ideally, every man too.
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Thirdly, I found a lot of brizfndine to be a little preachy. At the same time, Brizedine is not above reviewing the basics: About Louann Brizendine, M.
On an entertainment scale, however, I would give it an 8. Rather than giving us the real cognitive science studies, she turns again and again to a few of her patients which represents a statistically insignificant population to extract subjective observations which go from becoming theories, to broad sweeping generalizations, to “facts” as you advance through the chapters.
I tried reading this and just absolutely couldn’t because it was so fucking dumb. Jan 07, Megan rated it really liked it Shelves: To view it, click here.