Tag Archives: gender

Gender Studies & Mathematics, #2

I’m totally convinced that ∃ more connections between mathematics and the humanities than the university culture I once stewed in would suggest. Probably due to personality differences, but also lack of familiarity with each other’s subject matter, I never saw … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gender Wars

“There is more difference within the sexes than between them.”‒Ivy Compton-Bennett, Mother and Son “In all of human biology, there is no greater difference than of that between men and women.”—Some biology notes I found online These two statements sound … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“They don’t have money for a gym membership. They don’t have money for a 24-hour gym pass. This is a ghetto pass. They work out in the ‘hood. A lot of these guys are creative, because they’ve been incarcerated. They … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two women dressed up in men’s suits, c. 1920 (Marie al-Khazen) via tarrifiq (Source: http://tarrifiq.tumblr.com/post/6594630444/two-women-dressed-up-in-mens-suits-c-1920)

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Support Vector Machines and Gender Differences

Earlier I wrote that gender is like a maximally separating hyperplane, including vast within-gender differences? I was trying to use maths to end the war of the sexes. Some who read it didn’t know what a support vector machine was. You … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

http://academicearth.org/lectures/evolution-of-sex Is God a man or a woman? Definitive answer: God is sexless. The differentiation of organisms into sexes evolved because it increases fitness. Specifically, sex allows species to spread useful mutations throughout the population quickly, thereby avoiding extinction. It’s … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

http://academicearth.org/lectures/evolution-of-sex Is God a man or a woman? Definitive answer: God is sexless. The differentiation of organisms into sexes evolved because it increases fitness. Specifically, sex allows species to spread useful mutations throughout the population quickly, thereby avoiding extinction. It’s … Continue reading

Video | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment