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Unformatted text preview: the ways endocrine affect behavior, how understanding our behavior in linked to genetics and evolutionary psychology. The differences between men and womens brains are in men part of the hypothalamus is larger then women, parts of the corpus callosum are larger in women, men lose brain tissue sooner and more of it. These differences do not make all men better then women at task or all women better then men at cretin jobs. Just because the brain will do a task a different way doesnt mean it is better or worse. I think the media reports information the way they do because it gets viewers and people like to hear things as simply as possible. I think many researchers are reluctant to study differences in the brain because they think it could be misunderstood or taken the wrong way and could offend people....
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Pertsin during the Winter '08 term at Howard County Community College.
- Winter '08