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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Oouann was great amounts of explanation, but no follow-through. However, he tried giving her well-intentioned advice to solve her problems. Add to Cart Add to Cart. But how much of this gendered behavior is innate and how much is learned? Anyways, nice try, but jeepers, step back a few paces.

They are more than their gender and sexuality, and yet it is intrinsic to who they are. But they are just that, trends, and in some cases the effect size is actually quite weak. It was great to read a book about male behavior that was entirely positive philosophicallyas opposed to what I find to be much more common these days: Brizendine served as the inspiration for the film’s main character.

When a baby is on the way, the male brain changes in specific and dramatic ways to form the daddy brain. Border, shutdown and Ebola.

That small, but significant difference begins to play out early in the brain as genes set the stage for later amplification by hormones.

“Male Brain” book sheds light on how men think

Suppose we did find this elusive creature, who actually fits every stereotype, aligns with every statistical trend; where is he?


Quotes from The Male Brain. There was no doubt that Ryan and Nicole were in sync. A male cell has a Y chromosome and the female does not.

For example, on the issue of “male narcolepsy after sex”. This book is fine for a general overview, but if you really want to know how the science works, it might be better to read the studies. Apple Audible thf eMusic audiobooks.

It is my hope that this book will help the male brain to be seen and understood as the fine-tuned and complex instrument that it actually is. We’re still not over the crazy hair, nail and makeup trends of The female and male briizendine hear, see, intuit, and gauge what others are feeling in their own special ways.

But not this time. A year of disruption: The orange-throat lizard forms a harem for mating and the yellow-throat lizards sneak in to mate with different female lizards. I can see that a lot of people, some of whom I have high regard for did not particularly malw for this book. I can believe that men are hardwired to look at bazooms.

I highly recommend this book. Oct 04, Cheryl rated it it was ok Shelves: She mentioned at the close of this book that she feels there are many misconceived notions about males, and she would like to be a person that helps those notions fall by the wayside. Russia detains US citizen on suspicion of spying.

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The book was great in explaining the many braln that “rule” the male brain and the different stages a man’s brain goes through. This is her tendency to shorthand “Studies show that to men are more likely to X” as simply “men X”.


Aren’t we all hear to be tested? For instance, she asserts things like “Research shows that it takes extraordinarily intense sensations to activate the reward centers of the teen boy brain, and homework just doesn’t do it” p.

The male is considered simple; the female complex. Brizendine also includes an appendix regarding the brain and sexual orientation, as well as lengthy endnotes and an exhaustive reference list. It talked about why video games are cooler tye boys and men. It didn’t help and I wish I hadn’t read it.

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My early discovery of this basic inequity led me to base my career at Harvard and the University of Lojann Francisco UCSF around understanding how hormones affect the female and male brains differently and to found the Women’s Mood and Hormone clinic.

Aug 22, Pietro Condello rated it really liked it. Brizendine claims that her goal is to encourage compassion and understanding between men and women, but in fact I think her book is more likely to have the opposite effect.

I recommend this book to both men and women. She want While this book started out slow, it got better as the author went through the stages of male brain development. Nov 22, Jonathan Karmel rated it it was amazing.