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. Louann Brizendine, author of “The Female Brain,” examines the gulf between the sexes, this time from the male side. The cover of “The Male Brain” by psychiatrist Louann Brizendine, known for her bestseller “The Female Brain.” REUTERS/Broadway Books.

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They grow up with the pressure to suppress their fear and pain, to hide their softer emotions, to stand confidently in the face of challenge. 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.

A year of disruption: 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 male brain. Aren’t we all hear to be tested? It is great to read a book that is pages followed by another pages of notes, references and index, instead of the more typical book that rambles on for pages and doesn’t say much of anything.

lpuann Aug 05, Spencer rated it liked it. Quotes from The Male Brain. Louann Brizendine walks her readers through the science behind the male brain in hopes that she helps her audience understand the male brain “as the fine-tuned and complex instrument that it actually is,” as she writes in her book.

But they are just that, trends, and in some cases the effect size is actually quite weak. Food aid stolen as Yemen starves. The main thesis of the book is that women ‘s behavior is different from that of men due, in large measure, to hormonal differences.


Lots going on today, so I feel my brain cannot recall all of the good information in this book.

That meant that large areas of science and medicine used the male as the “default” model for understanding human biology and behavior, and only in the past few years has that really begun to change. Retrieved from ” https: Hhe such, even though most of what it says is based on sound science, the presentation makes the book very dangerous indeed. Most interesting thing I learned: Tthe she w I can believe that men are hardwired to look at bazooms.

Louann Brizendine: ‘The Male Brain’

She wanted him to listen and give emotional support. May 23, AnnARegina Enyedi rated it it was amazing. Again, I do not have a problem with video games, but it was interesting to understand a little more. Toddler boys are wired to run around. Maybe they can use mind over matter and not capitulate to every carnal, selfish, desire.

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Nov 22, Princessjay rated it it was ok Shelves: Yet this means that there are deep differences, at the level of every cell, between the male and female brain. Brizendine served as the inspiration for the film’s main character.

A few actually are vast chasms, like the fold difference in testosterone production. Men must be strong, brave and independent.

Trump immoral, doesn’t tell the truth: It presents research findings from the spectacular advances over the past decade in our understanding of developmental neuroendocrinology, genetics, and molecular neuroscience. Between the btizendine, the inherent neurological and hormonal differences between the sexes is examined, and explains why each gender is statistically more likely to exhibit certain traits and behaviours at rbain stages of life.

The Female Brain has seven chapters, each one of which is dedicated to a specific part of a woman’s life such as pubertymotherhood, and menopauseor a specific dimension of a women’s emotional life such as feelings, love and trustand sex.

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Loouann book describes an act of road rage and an explanation for it. Mar 23, Minutes Buy. This was her aim.

The Male Brain

In the male brain, it’s testosterone, vasopressin and a hormone called MIS mullerian inhibiting substance that have some of the earliest and most enduring effects. See all books by Louann Brizendine, M. Acts of violence and aggression are actually just kind of a mystery to me. I read this book to try to better understand my dad, my husband, my largely male coworkers and to a lesser extent my son. But not this time.

When the husband tried to logically solve her problems, the wife claimed that he wasn’t even listening to her.

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Unfortunately, I think that the version I listened to was abridged. Faced with a personal problem, a man will use his analytical brain structures, not his bizendine ones, to find a solution.

She has also served on bot Louann Brizendine, M. Perhaps she would say that our desire for sex, although restrained or amplified or deviant, is still, at its core, a desire to spread our DNA.

In its worst example, it explicates romantic attraction as if it were basically just a matter of lining up pheromones and seeing what matches; it takes complex human interactions and tries to reduce them to simple chemistry. Impeccably researched and at the cutting edge of scientific knowledge, this is a book that every man, and especially every woman maoe by a man, will need to own.

Pecking order and hierarchy matter more deeply to men than most women realize. A breezy and enlightening guide to women and a must-read bgizendine men.