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On Gender Differences, No Consensus on Nature vs. Nurture


Pew Research Center received invaluable advice on the development of the questionnaire from Scott Coltrane, former Provost, University of Oregon; Michael Kimmel, Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies, Stony Brook University; and Brigid Schulte, Director of Better Life Lab and The Good Life Initiative, New America.

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