1. Few today believe women are less intelligent, but some scientists say it’s time to accept male and female brains are differently wired. With the world still divided according to gender, however, critics argue the development of the brain is always influenced by cultural assumptions. In this extraordinary debate filmed at the Battle of Ideas, the issue gets heated with ‘scientism’ turning the clocks back and insisting male and female capabilities are fixed. Speakers include Dr Ellie Lee, reader in social policy, University of Kent, Canterbury; Dr Maurizio Meloni, research fellow, Institute for Science and Society, University of Nottingham; Dr Anne Moir, neuropsychologist; author, Brain Sex: the real difference between men and women & Dick Swaab, professor of neurobiology, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, University of Amsterdam. The chair is journalist and writer Timandra Harkness. This debate formed part of the Battle for our Brains strand at the Battle of Ideas, supported by the Wellcome Trust.

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  2. Dr. Daniel Amen talks with Dr. Mehmet Oz about brain SPECT imaging and compares images of male and female brains. According to the largest gender brain study ever completed, Dr. Amen discovered the top 5 strengths of the female brain and he demonstrates why women make much better leaders.

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  3. Dr. Daniel Amen says female brains are more active in a greater percentage of the brain -- indicating that women are primed for leadership

    The Male Brain vs. the Female Brain by Fox Business August 2013

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