Reinventing the Sexes: The Biomedical Construction of Femininity and Masculinity
"The book is accessible and well written, and the issues are thoughtfully analyzed." -- Choice
An insightful examination of how traditional views of femininity and masculinity have influenced scientific research about sexual differences in the brain. The book chronicles the phallocentric underpinnings of research in the field and the subsequent contribution of feminist intellectual thought to the modification of scientific practice.