biologically and socially influenced
gender refers to the ____ characteristics by which we define male and female
The impact of our cultural backgrounds on the development of our personal values best illustrates the influence of
people living in a culture that promotes collectivism are more likely than those in individualist cultures to report exeperiencing
fear dangerous animals, love their own kids, seek healthy-looking mates
an evolutionary psychologist would suggest that people are genetically predisposed to
At about 8 months of age, people across the world start to _____ strangers; as adults, they prefer the company of those whose attributes are _______ to their own.
gender simularities are much greater than gender differences
in considering gender differences, you should remember that
the human gene pool
since 1960, most Western cultures have changed with remarkable speed. the LEAST likely explanation for these variations involves changes in
compared with men, women are _______ likely to desire more frequent sex and ______ likely to perceive simple friendliness as a sexual come-on.
more likely to display signs of humility and more likely to defer to others wishes
compared with people in individualist cultures, those in collectivist cultures are
open the mouth in search of a nipple when touched on the cheek
babies are born with several reflexes for getting food. one of these is to
religious beliefs; personality traits
the home environment most clearly has a greater influence on children's _______ than on their _______.
developmental psychologists study physical, cognitive, and _____ changes throughought the human lift span
compared with environmentally impoverished rats, those rats housed in enriched envrionments experienced a dramatic increase in the number of their