Sex beyond the genitalia: The human brain mosaic.

@article{Joel2015SexBT,
  title={Sex beyond the genitalia: The human brain mosaic.},
  author={Daphna Joel and Zohar Berman and Ido Tavor and Nadav Wexler and Olga Gaber and Yaniv Stein and Nisan Shefi and Jared Pool and Sebastian Urchs and Daniel S. Margulies and Franziskus Liem and J{\"u}rgen H{\"a}nggi and Lutz J{\"a}ncke and Yaniv Assaf},
  journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America},
  year={2015},
  volume={112 50},
  pages={15468-73}
}
Whereas a categorical difference in the genitals has always been acknowledged, the question of how far these categories extend into human biology is still not resolved. Documented sex/gender differences in the brain are often taken as support of a sexually dimorphic view of human brains ("female brain" or "male brain"). However, such a distinction would be possible only if sex/gender differences in brain features were highly dimorphic (i.e., little overlap between the forms of these features in… CONTINUE READING
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