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Inside Her Pretty Little Head by Philippa Roberts, Jane Cunningham

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THE ALTRUISMCODE

FROM THE EVIDENCE OUTLINED IN CHAPTER 1 we identified the fact that the masculine tendency is individualism and social dominance, while the feminine tendency is to focus on ‘others’ and relationships with others. The self-interested can walk a very singular and relatively uncomplicated path. With only your own needs and wants to consider, you can see a clear direction forward, and decisions are easily made. Those motivated by personal achievement and social dominance may believe they care about other people’s feelings or needs, but most of the time they are quite simply unaware that they exist, and therefore have no compulsion to consider them. Even when they are theoretically aware of them, they do not experience them in the ...

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