ABC RN - The myth of gender essentialism

Do hormones maketh the man, and the woman? Testosterone makes men tall and deeper voiced, but is it also the cause of male aggression? Cordelia Fine rejects the notion that gender differences are somehow biologically determined. She speaks to Paul Barclay.

Recorded at the Bendigo Writers Festival, 11 August. 2018

Original broadcast date: 6 September, 2018

Speaker

Cordelia Fine - author, psychologist, feminist, Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, University of Melbourne