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The Truth about Girls and Boys: Challenging Toxic Stereotypes about Our Children

The Truth about Girls and Boys: Challenging Toxic Stereotypes about Our Children

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2011
ISBN
0231151624
ISBN13
9780231151627
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Caryl Rivers and Rosalind C. Barnett are widely acclaimed for their analyses of women, men, and society. In The Truth About Girls and Boys, they tackle a new, troubling trend in the theorizing of gender: that the learning styles, brain development, motivation, cognitive and spatial abilities ...more

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Caryl Rivers has been called “one of the brightest voices in contemporary fiction.” Her novel VIRGINS was an international critical success, published in the US, UK, Sweden, Germany and Japan. It was on many best seller lists and in paperback (Pocket Books) sold more than a million copies. Her novels deal with American women trying to find a foothold in a rapidly changing world.

She is a nationally known author, journalist, media critic and professor of Journalism at Boston Universit
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