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Which to read first? Wifework or Delusions of Gender?

(7 Posts)
lenomchange Wed 05-Oct-11 14:00:13

Ordered them both. Does it matter which I read first? WDYR?

ElderberrySyrup Wed 05-Oct-11 14:01:53

Delusions of Gender.
Because it is about what people are like inside (ie neuroscience), which is a good starting point, then go to Wifework and read about how they behave in society.

EmilyMurphyLegallyAPerson Wed 05-Oct-11 22:00:19

Definitely Delusions of Gender

TheGrassIsJewelled Thu 06-Oct-11 09:41:16

Can't wait for them to arrive! 1st wedding anniv this weekend - wifework is a paper gift to myself wink

Takver Fri 07-Oct-11 22:58:17

Another vote for Delusions of Gender here too

Enjoy smile

Trills Sat 08-Oct-11 18:44:02

DofG is fab, I love science stuff.

LuckyC Thu 01-Dec-11 11:44:18

Delusions of Gender is excellent. Well-researched, lucid, but also very funny - wry and skeweringly witty at times. Cordelia Fine is my latest feminista girlcrush.

I haven't read Wifework but my friend said it made her so cross that it put her marriage in danger (or her husband, can't remember which).

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