Dr. Lippa’s text sympathetically summarizes each side of the Gender, Nature, and Nurture applies the nature-nurture debate to such topical. Read the full-text online edition of Gender, Nature, and Nurture (). Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Dec 1, , Mary E. Kite and others published Book Review: Gender, Nature, and Nurture.. By Richard A. Lippa. Lawrence.

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I could see this text egnder successfully used in introductory gender courses He presents his findings and offers opinions in a nonbiased manner. Its wealth of updated information will stimulate professional readers, its accessible style will captivate student readers, and its forthright examination of the relation between scientific debate and public policy will captivate general readers.

I learned new things and I’ve been reading this literature for decades It’s a great book.

Gender, Nature, and Nurture

University of California at Los Angeles. University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? This engaging text presents the latest scientific findings on gender nugture, similarities, and variations–in sexuality, cognitive abilities, occupational preferences, personality, and social behaviors.

The impact of nature and nurture on gender is examined from the perspectives of genetics, molecular biology, evolutionary theory, neuroanatomy, sociology, and psychology. The result is a balanced, fair-minded synthesis of diverse points of view.


Lippa’s text sympathetically summarizes each side of the nature-nurture debate, and in a witty imagined conversation between a personified “nature” and “nurture,” he identifies weaknesses in the arguments offered by both sides.

His review defines gender, summarizes research on gender differences, examines the nature of masculinity and femininity, describes theories of gender, and presents a “cascade model,” which argues that nature and nurture weave together to form the complex tapestry known as gender.

Gender, Nature, and Nurture, Second Edition features: This lively “primer” is an ideal book for courses on gender studies, the psychology of women, or of men, and gender roles. Its wealth of updated information will stimulate the professional reader, and its accessible style will captivate the student and general reader.

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