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In the Company of Women: Indirect Aggression Among Women: Why We Hurt Each Other and How to Stop

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In the Company of Women explains how indirect, or “relational,” aggression can hurt women and hinder them from achieving success and harmony in their adult lives. Gender studies have shown that when a goal is in sight, men generally use direct action to attain it. Women, on the other hand, have been socialized to express aggressive actions through indirect means-using behavior such as shunning, stigmatizing, and With startling insights into the meaning of our everyday behavior, this book offe…

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TIL That in a psychology experiment women were found to be more aggressive than men, but only if their gender was hidden(r/todayilearned)

One on hand, I think the evaluating peoples morality by how they play video games is a tad silly, but on the other hand, there was a difference once the women were “de-individualized.”

Another take on the anonymous female violence isn’t so much danger roles, but fear of direct reprisal, which is why women have a reputation for indirect and diffused aggression.

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Paperback

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Pat Heim

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Reprint

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TIL That in a psychology experiment women were found to be more aggressive than men, but only if their gender was hidden

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