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Research shows men have a harder time forgiving than women

Forgiveness can be a powerful means to healing, but it does not come naturally for both sexes. Men have a harder time forgiving than women do, according to Case Western Reserve University psychologist Julie Juola Exline. But that can change if men develop empathy toward an offender by seeing they may also be capable of [...]

Implicit and Explicit Gender Beliefs in Spatial Ability: Stronger Stereotyping in Boys than Girls

Research study conducted by:   Karin M. Vander Heyden, Nienke M. van Atteveldt, Mariette Huizinga, and Jelle Jolles; Department of Educational Neuroscience, LEARN! Research Institute for Learning and Education, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands   "Sex differences in spatial ability are a seriously debated topic, given the importance of spatial ability for success in the fields of science, technology, engineering, [...]