The Essential Difference

The Essential Difference : Men, Women and the Extreme Male Brain

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'The Essential Difference' shows that, on average, male and female minds are of a slightly different character. Men tend to be better at analysing systems (better systemisers), while women tend to be better at reading the emotions of other people (better empathisers).
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Product details

  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 18mm | 140.62g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • w. figs.
  • 0141011017
  • 9780141011011
  • 242,756

About Simon Baron-Cohen

Simon Baron-Cohen is Professor at Cambridge University in the fields of psychology and psychiatry, and the co-director of the Autism Research Centre there. He has carried out research into both autism and sex differences, over a twenty-year career. He is the author of MINDBLINDNESS.
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