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Men Are From Earth, Women Are From Earth

Science vs. the Media on Psychological Gender Differences

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Library and Gallery, Albin O. Kuhn : Gallery
Janet Shibley Hyde, Evjue-Bascom Professor & Helen Thompson Woolley Professor of Psychology and Gender & Women's Studies and Director at the Center for Research on Gender & Women at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

The media portrays psychological differences between women and men as large and biologically determined--men are from Mars, women are from Venus. Dr. Hyde's research uses the statistical method of meta-analysis to investigate whether these claims are accurate. The results are surprising.

Distinguished Lecture in Psychology, Co-sponsored by the Departments of Psychology and Gender & Women's Studies
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