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Sex differences don’t disappear as a country’s equality develops – sometimes they become stronger

By Agneta Herlitz, Professor of Psychology, Karolinska Institutet
The more gender equal a society is, the more similar men and women will be, adopting more similar interests, personality traits and behavioural patterns. Or so many people seem to believe.

Statements like this might sound like truisms, but science shows reality may be more complicated.

Several studies have found that some psychological sex differences, such as those in personality, are larger in…The Conversation

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