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Unformatted text preview: – Inherited disorder – Male embryos fail to develop male genitals because of an unresponsiveness to testosterone • Intersexual Person: – One who has dual or ambiguous genital sexuality – Having genitals that suggest both sexes • Androgenital Syndrome: – Genetic abnormality – Adrenals produce excess androgens, sometimes creating a female child with male genitals • Biological Biasing Effect: – Exposure to prenatal androgens and estrogens may influence the body, nervous system, and later behavior patterns...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.
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