Theories Predicting Sex Differences

This article has studied sex differences by examining measures that display such differences. An alternate approach would be the theoretical one. Several of the classical personality theories such as those discussed in a classic text on personality (e.g., Hall & Lindzey, 1970) have something to say on the issue of sex differences. Freudian theory, for example, originally explained sex differences in terms of penis envy, differential complexes (Oedipus, Electra), and differential problems with identification. A contrasting nurture-based theory, that of Skinner, explained not only personality but most behavior in terms of reinforcement history.

Pregnancy And Childbirth

Pregnancy And Childbirth

If Pregnancy Is Something That Frightens You, It's Time To Convert Your Fear Into Joy. Ready To Give Birth To A Child? Is The New Status Hitting Your State Of Mind? Are You Still Scared To Undergo All The Pain That Your Best Friend Underwent Just A Few Days Back? Not Convinced With The Answers Given By The Experts?

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