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I realize that a lot of the

I realize that a lot of the gender differences are societal, but I don't think that it is fair to rule out any scientific differences between males and females.  While male and female represents a dichotomy that doesn't exist considering there are multiple chromosomal combinations, there are still differences.  This article, "Boys' and Girls' Brains Are Different" in, shows that there are biological differences between male and female brains.  As I stated before, I do not believe that all male and female differences are biological, psychological, or chemical but there are some differences that are not due to society.  I feel that the stereotypes must be based off of reality, as small as that reality might be.   


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