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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I like how in her research and counseling she tries to bridge the gap of understanding with males vs.

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And now I’m closer to fully understanding men. And this book gave me some insight into working with adolescent boys that I was hoping to get and didn’t at a workshop last month, so I was glad to have that gap filled in. The Female Brain film.

Maybe more of a pamphlet. This book is fine for a g The Male Brain provides interesting insight on why men sometimes act the way they do, and how their hormone levels fluctuate throughout life. Seems lokann, since I’ve GOT one brain that is and presumptively would have less to learn.

I completely understand the criticism. Some of the authors that supported the content of the book include:. Brizendine says that the human female brain is affected by the following hormones: The most illuminating parts were the ones malee described baby boys and teenage boys. Especially some of the reviews that took issue with the fact that the book offers a narrow, cartoonish stereotype of heterosexual male behavior.


Sexual thoughts flicker in the background of a man’s visual cortex all day and night, making him always at the ready for seizing sexual opportunity. Open Preview See a Problem?

They have to cheat. As a medical student I had been shocked to discover that major scientific research frequently excluded women because it was believed that their menstrual cycles would ruin the data.

I would have preferred to listen to a full version.

What you need to know to start your day. I had never heard the term “andropause,” so I was interested to learn that there was such a thing male analogue to thd. It is in that sense perfectly normal to be atypical. Instead, what I found was a narrow view of the stereotypical brizenvine told through anecdotes that read like a cheesy romance novel.

And this male brain biology produces his distinctly male behaviors. Trivia About The Male Brain.

The Male Brain by Louann Brizendine

Lots going on today, so I feel my brain cannot recall all of the good information in this book. This was an interesting quick read with a few points is never been introduced to before. Simplifying the entire male brain to just the “brain below the belt” is a good set up for jokes, but it hardly represents the totality of a man’s brain.


But they are just that, trends, and in some cases the effect size is actually quite weak. May 26, Kater Cheek rated it liked it. One of the most ubiquitous is a tendency that seems subtle at first, but turns out to be quite insidious in its effect: Mar 23, Minutes.

Louann Brizendine: ‘The Male Brain’

May 08, Tamra rated it it was ok. It isn’t groundbreaking, in that a lot of what it says comes as no surprise to women fact: My lack of boy-smarts was about to matter more than I imagined. She want While this book started out slow, it got better as the author went through the stages of male brain development. The Trump presidency’s top 5 pivotal moments of In one study, girls did calculations better if they physically moved while doing calculations.

By eight weeks after conception the tiny male testicles begin to produce enough testosterone to marinate the brain and fundamentally alter its structure. What about women who don’t see maintaining relationships as the most important goal of their lives?

This book is extremely well-written.