How hype and hyperbole distort the neuroscience of sex differences


Sex/gender differences in the human brain attract attention far beyond the neuroscience community. Given the interest of nonspecialists, it is important that researchers studying human female–male brain difference assume greater responsibility for the accurate communication of their findings.

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Divisions: College of Health & Life Sciences
College of Health & Life Sciences > Clinical and Systems Neuroscience
College of Health & Life Sciences > Aston Institute of Health & Neurodevelopment (AIHN)
College of Health & Life Sciences > School of Psychology
Additional Information: Copyright: © 2021 Rippon et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Neuroscience(all),Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all),Immunology and Microbiology(all),Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
Publication ISSN: 1545-7885
Last Modified: 07 May 2024 07:17
Date Deposited: 20 Sep 2023 15:00
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http://www.scop ... tnerID=8YFLogxK (Scopus URL)
PURE Output Type: Letter
Published Date: 2021-05-10
Accepted Date: 2021-05-01
Authors: Rippon, Gina (ORCID Profile 0000-0002-3574-745X)
Eliot, Lise
Genon, Sarah
Joel, Daphna



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License: Creative Commons Attribution

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