The Future of Sex and Gender in Psychology: Five Challenges to the Gender Binary

@article{Hyde2019TheFO,
  title={The Future of Sex and Gender in Psychology: Five Challenges to the Gender Binary},
  author={Janet Shibley Hyde and Rebecca S Bigler and Daphna Joel and Charlotte Chucky Tate and Sari M. van Anders},
  journal={American Psychologist},
  year={2019},
  volume={74},
  pages={171–193}
}
The view that humans comprise only two types of beings, women and men, a framework that is sometimes referred to as the “gender binary,” played a profound role in shaping the history of psychological science. In recent years, serious challenges to the gender binary have arisen from both academic research and social activism. This review describes 5 sets of empirical findings, spanning multiple disciplines, that fundamentally undermine the gender binary. These sources of evidence include… Expand
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