Lecture 15 - Sex, Gender & Personality W11

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Unformatted text preview: alizing + Social Roles Hormonal Evolutionary Integrated Theory Lecture Summary Sex differences in personality across many studied via meta­analysis, which uses effect size (d) to illustrate the magnitude in difference There are many key sex differences in personality across different ages and in the context of clinical issues: depression and suicidality Gender stereotypes are found across various cultures and can have a variety of consequences An integrated theory (social, hormonal & evolutionary factors) might be the best way to explain sex differences in personality (and other areas…) Practice Questions Q 1. For the most par...
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2012 for the course PSYC 2740 taught by Professor Lewis during the Spring '12 term at University of Guelph.

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