On our Women In Management Course we explore the truth behind gender differences.

When scientific research on gender differences is published or publicly discussed, newspaper headlines would often have you believe that there are major hardwired differences between the brains of males and females.

Is this really the case?

In the lecture embedded below psychologist, philosopher, and writer, Cordelia Fine demonstrates how newspapers and even scientists take these studies out of context and create or exaggerate gender differences in the brain without  providing the evidence:

 

 

 

If you find Cordelia Fine’s talk on the real science behind gender differences interesting, then we highly reccomend her books: Delusions of Gender, and Testosterone Rex. Both of which sit proudly on the Aspire Leasership Bookshelf.