Prenatal hormones and childhood sex segregation: Playmate and play style preferences in girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia

@article{Pasterski2011PrenatalHA,
  title={Prenatal hormones and childhood sex segregation: Playmate and play style preferences in girls with congenital adrenal hyperplasia},
  author={Vickie Pasterski and Mitchell E Geffner and Caroline Brain and Peter Hindmarsh and Melissa Hines},
  journal={Hormones and Behavior},
  year={2011},
  volume={59},
  pages={549-555}
}
We investigated playmate and play style preference in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) (26 females, 31 males) and their unaffected siblings (26 females, 17 males) using the Playmate and Play Style Preferences Structured Interview (PPPSI). Both unaffected boys and girls preferred same-sex playmates and sex-typical play styles. In the conflict condition where children chose between a same-sex playmate engaged in an other-sex activity or an other-sex playmate engaged in a same… CONTINUE READING

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