Tag: Gender Roles


Tag: Gender Roles

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Articles: How to Pick a President without Being Sexist

By Jeremy Adam Smith | February 24, 2016

As Americans interview candidates for president, how can they make sure gender bias doesn't get in the way of hiring the right one?

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Articles: Women, Power, and Hillary Clinton

By Jeremy Adam Smith | February 24, 2016

Research suggests that Clinton’s election could increase women’s political power—but they’ll face the same pitfalls as their male counterparts.


Articles: The Myth of the Alpha Male

By Scott Barry Kaufman | December 10, 2015

Single straight guys: If you want to attract more women, research suggests you should cultivate kindness and altruism.


Articles: Does Forgiveness Make Men Feel Weak?

By Kira M. Newman | October 14, 2015

A new study suggests that men and women might experience forgiveness differently.

A Becoming a Man group therapy session

Articles: How to Forge a Mentoring Relationship

By Patrick Cook-Deegan | February 17, 2015

Intergenerational mentoring carries many benefits, but it's becoming more and more rare. Here are some tips for renewing an age-old practice.


Articles: Four Steps to Cultivating Compassion in Boys

By Kozo Hattori | December 2, 2014

Kozo Hattori interviewed researchers and spiritual leaders about how to raise compassionate boys. This is what he discovered.


Articles: Debunking the Myths about Boys and Emotions

By Vicki Zakrzewski | December 1, 2014

Research has found that boys can connect emotionally with others at a very deep level—we just have to make it safe for them to do so.


Articles: What Makes a Compassionate Man?

By Kozo Hattori | April 1, 2014

What does it take to foster compassion in men? To find out, Kozo Hattori interviewed scientific and spiritual experts.


Research Digest Items/Studies: Men Become More Helpful as They Age


Articles: For Altruism, All You Need Is the Idea of Love

By Bernie Wong | March 17, 2011

A study suggests that a single word can compel us to help others.

Oxford University Press, 2010, 320 pages

Articles: A Peaceful End to the Battle of the Sexes

By Pelin Kesebir | January 20, 2011

A review of Is There Anything Good about Men?: How Cultures Flourish by Exploiting Men.


Articles: Gender and Touch

By Jason Marsh | October 18, 2010

When it comes to touch, do men and women speak the same language?


Articles: The Daddy Shift in the news

By Jason Marsh | June 25, 2009


Articles: The Price of Perfection: A review of The Triple Bind

By Jill Suttie | June 2, 2009


Articles: The Invisible Crisis

By Jeremy Adam Smith | April 21, 2009


Articles: How to Stay Together When Everything is Coming Apart

By Jeremy Adam Smith | February 25, 2009


Articles: The Astonishing Science of Father Involvement

By Jeremy Adam Smith | June 19, 2008


Raising Happiness: How Do We Get Dads to be More Involved?

By Christine Carter | June 18, 2008


Articles: Where’s Joseph?

By Jeremy Adam Smith | May 14, 2008

The author's youngest son, Julian, has started to reject playing with female action figures.

Articles: The Heroine with 1,000 Faces

By Lisa Bennett | March 1, 2008

We tend to think of the hero as a man in a dramatic situation, running into a burning building to save someone. But what does the heroism of women look like?


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