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. Men and women are more alike than different, but vive la difference. ‘The Male Brain’ author Dr. Louann Brizendine talks to TIME about sex. The cover of “The Male Brain” by psychiatrist Louann Brizendine, known for her bestseller “The Female Brain.” REUTERS/Broadway Books.

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His sex drive has gone down along with his testosterone.

I think that this book, along with The Female Brain should be read by every parent, child, husband, wife, employer, employee, brrizendine dating age adult — they bring love and understanding into our most important, and sometimes most frustrating relationships.

A male cell has a Y chromosome and the female does not.

I think this book will only help me feel more secure in backing them up in those pursuits. Trump immoral, doesn’t tell the truth: Incredibly readable and consistently fascinating.

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Men also have larger processors in the core of the most primitive area of the brain, which registers fear and triggers protective aggression — the amygdala. See all books by Louann Brizendine, M. Maybe more of a pamphlet. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

About The Male Brain 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 male brain.

The Male Brain draws on my twenty-five years of clinical experience as a neuropsychiatrist. Of course, that’s assuming they are all independent; but even with realistic correlations, it’s easy to have a set of traits for which the majority has each of them but only a minority has all of them.


Buy the selected items together This item: The book was great in explaining the many hormones that “rule” the male brain and the different stages a man’s brain goes through.

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 male brain. I may actually borrow a paper version from the library to reinforce what I learned. Sep 03, Juliet rated it liked it. Refresh and try again. The statistics are pretty mind-blowing for most people: Louann Brizendine chose to present this book. Over the course of a man’s life, the brain will be formed and re-formed according to a blueprint drafted both by genes and male sex hormones.

Part of it might be that we assign so much significance to being the proper gender. New laws are putting California further at odds with Trump. It turned out to not be quite as bad as I feared, but it does have a lot of the flaws I expected. For example, testosterone makes some men angry and violent. So does that mean I have less testosterone or a different kind, or it affects me in a different way?

I do wish that both “brain” books would have spent more time examining exceptions: By adulthood, most men and women have learned to behave in a gender-appropriate manner.

A lot of what I said for The Female Brain holds true for this one, too. Overall, the brain circuits in male and female brains are very similar, but men and women can arrive at and accomplish the same goals and tasks using different circuits. What happens when a guy is becoming a father? In addition to the male hormones mentioned, several other hormones e. It does seem like Dr. We’re still not over the crazy hair, nail and makeup trends of It helped me to understand why sex is such a need for men.


Our understanding of essential gender differences is crucial because biology does not tell the whole story.

View all 4 comments. Brizendibe 22, Princessjay rated it it was ok Shelves: With case study examples backed up with research, it’s not opinion, it’s science. Most interesting thing I learned: Inspired by Your Browsing History.

The Male Brain by Louann Brizendine

The Male Brain finally overturns the stereotypes. Published March 23rd by Harmony first published September 8th See all reviews. Louann Brizendine walks her readers through the science behind the maale brain in hopes that she helps her audience understand the male brain “as the fine-tuned and complex instrument that it actually is,” as she writes in her book.

Yet this means that there are deep differences, at the level of every cell, between the male and ghe brain.

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Given that the book “is what it is”, I have to say I heartily enjoyed it and would recommend it. They are more than their gender and sexuality, and yet it is intrinsic to who they are.

Try briizendine Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Perhaps I have somehow repressed this, but I don’t think that I have brxin have ever had any persistent thought about or desire to carry out acts of violence.