From the author of the groundbreaking New York Times bestseller The Female Brain, here is the eagerly awaited follow-up book that demystifies the puzzling. Men and women are more alike than different, but vive la difference. ‘The Male Brain’ author Dr. Louann Brizendine talks to TIME about sex. The cover of “The Male Brain” by psychiatrist Louann Brizendine, known for her bestseller “The Female Brain.” REUTERS/Broadway Books.
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On the other hand, I wonder if I feel the effects of dopamine and oxytocin more than other men.
The Male Brain
It is found even in baby boys in small amounts brizendien jumps rapidly to twenty times the original amount during adolescence and puberty and into adulthood. The statistics are pretty mind-blowing for most people: As women, we may love men, live with men and bear sons, but we have yet to understand men and boys.
Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The book was awful. Vatican spokesman Greg Burke and his deputy resign suddenly. If you’re a man, this knowledge not only can help you understand and harness your unique male brain power, but it can also help you to understand your sons, your father and the other men in your life. While the distinction between boy and girl brains begins biologically, recent research shows that this is only the beginning.
Male Brain Author Brizendine on Sex, Love, Why Men Cheat – TIME
Men must be strong, brave and independent. If you come from a science background, however, or know a bit about how the neuroendocrine system works, you may find brxin book to be far too simplified. Over the years, as I have been writing this book and coming to a deeper understanding of the male brain, I have come to see the men I love most — my son, my husband and my father– in a new light.
And I learned something from this book.
They have to fight. About The Male Brain From the brizendone of the groundbreaking New York Times bestseller The Female Brain, here is the eagerly awaited follow-up book that demystifies the puzzling male brain.
Faced with a personal problem, a man will use his analytical brain structures, not his emotional ones, to find a solution. The book opens a market for another, equally fascinating book on the neurological substrates no pun intended of queerness.
What am I going to do with a boy? For example, on the issue of “male narcolepsy after sex”. As I was reading this, I reflected on my own behavior and imagined my body producing these different chemicals to make me feel and do these different things.
This book is fine for a g The Male Brain provides interesting insight on why men sometimes act the way thhe do, and how their hormone levels fluctuate throughout life. Nov 16, R B rated it really liked it.
The proof is nowhere as evident as in the alarming rate of divorce in US society. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Read more Read less. For example, many of these cited studies are based tests done to a dozen men and women, mostly students in Western colleges the nale side to many a psychological paper. The distinct brain structures and hormonal biology in the male similarly produce a uniquely male reality at every stage of life.
But [understanding human biology] doesn’t give males a pass on being civilized or any parent a pass on having to train their sons. Oct 22, Sanar Samad rated it it was ok. There was great a I found the book very eye opening and enlightening, it was even more fun to read it with my husband, Nick! If it were not an insult to be seen as “less of a man”, but merely a simple statement of personality, like “less introverted”, then perhaps we could characterize masculinity in some quantitative way and then say that some people are more or less masculine.
They start out brizednine quickly in the MNS and get a quick flash of what’s going on. Brizendine’s take on the differences between men and women on The Huffington Post’s Books section.
Also like The Female Brain, the sweeping generalizations had to be taken with a grain of salt, but I do appreciate Louann’s hope that these books will lead to more compassion between the sexes, as well as for oneself. I guess it’s rather illustrative of how little it stuck in my brain. Impeccably researched and at the cutting edge of scientific knowledge, this is a book that every man, and especially every woman bedeviled by a man, will need to own.
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Buy the Audiobook Download: May 23, AnnARegina Enyedi rated it it was amazing. In addition to the male hormones mentioned, several other hormones e.