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Inside Her Pretty Little Head by Philippa Roberts, Jane Cunningham

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Masculine is survival through self-interest, hierarchy, power and competition; feminine is survival through relationships, empathy and connections

Our fifth theme takes the differences we have discussed so far and looks at what they all mean in terms of differences in outlook and the underlying motivations between men and women. In other words, what are the baselevel influences that drive men and women, how do these differ between the sexes, and what does that all add up to in terms of behaviour?

The answer to these questions is revealed largely through anthropological and evolutionary theory, brilliantly explored in Male, Female: The Evolution of Human Sex Differences by David C. Geary. The theory goes that all human beings, whether they are ...

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