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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Retrieved 5 July Brizendine that many professional women will chose workplaces that support family life and they will stay employed with these organizations for longer. Return to Book Page. View all 17 comments. This book pissed me off more than anything I’ve read in a long time.

We collaborated together to craft some of our curious questions for Dr. The Female Brain by Louann Brizendine.

The Female Brain by Louann Brizendine

View louanm 9 comments. Jan 07, Megan rated it really liked it Shelves: It’s simplified and generalized. I tried reading this and just absolutely couldn’t because it was so fucking dumb. Please try again later. Well, if that’s the case, then an experiment conducted in NY proved that the brain is actually yhe in a person’s neck and not the head.

In The Female Brainneuropsychiatrist Dr. Jun 05, Nicole rated it liked it Shelves: Firstly, it constantly talks about proximate rather than distal causes as in “estrogen triggers this circuit during this time that causes this”.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of All in all what this book did for me was to understand why people burn and ban books. We ALL need to read this, and we need to get our significant others brizenndine read it, too. These and other questions have stumped both sexes throughout the ages.


Now, pioneering neuropsychiatrist Louann Brizendine, M.

This is when excess testosterone shrinks the communication centre, reduces the hearing cortex and makes the part of the brain that processes sex twice as large. There’s not much scientific data to back up these claims but that doesn’t stop Luann Brizendine, MD. About Louann Brizendine, M. Thee 9, by Haley Campbell.

While exploring this question further, we learned from Dr. Is sadness for a woman the same thing as sadness for me? It was really educational and i I mostly really liked this book. We yhe to know more about how modern-day life affects the female brain because we are an office of mostly females, who recognize the struggle to find balance in work, home, and personal life.

She also does a bit of the same for the male gender and it is really very eye-opening. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Instead, teach her that she is powerless over her fleeting whims and how she can use that as an awesome justification for doing whatever the heck she wants whenever she wants.

She was neither witty nor enaging and her commentary was dull. lounn

And this piece of drivel was way worse. Retrieved 19 August It pains me to no end that this book not only masquerades as scientifically valid but people are just lapping up this neurosexism and recommending that everyone else drink the kool-aid, ultimately perpetuating sexist stereotypes and reaffirming gender roles that have been constructed.


This book is about the brain chemistry of why woman think they way that they do and does not at all intend to make anyone some superior or inferior in the relationship. This perhaps is fema,e to a clinician, but First off, I’m not in the target audience intended by the author, as I understand this book is written for women. Why are women more verbal than tge

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The same thing happens when women enter into male dominated fields, and the result less women enter into those fields, and less women remain in those fields. Book ratings by Goodreads.

Description In this groundbreaking book, Dr Louann Brizendine describes the uniquely flexible fenale 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 value, how they communicate, and whom they’ll love.

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It helped me to understand so many things about myself, that I had never fully understood before. Well, let’s empathize with her, it’s her first volume. Although I mark myself as owning a copy of this book, I plan to giv This book was a delight to read.

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