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Herculean dimorphism

Disney’s Hercules has man:woman measurements greater than any normal human pair — and greater than ancient depictions, too. Continue reading

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Movie dimorphism update: How to Train Your Dragon 2 edition

Stoick the Vast has much bigger hands than Valka. Continue reading

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Disney’s dimorphism, ‘Help! My eyeball is bigger than my wrist!’ edition

The evidence is mounting that Disney likes small-handed-women-large-handed-men couples. Continue reading

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Tangled up in Disney’s dimorphism

How Disney’s dimorphic distortion makes a human couple fantastically patriarchal. Continue reading

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Delusions of dimorphism

Are 1-day-olds who stare at a mobile for 52 seconds more likely to be engineers when they grow up than those who only stare for 41 seconds? Continue reading

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New books on the block: Enduring Bonds, The Family (2e), Contexts (3e)

One new book, two new editions. Books are back! Continue reading

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Teach it! Family syllabus supplements for Fall 2017

New and old posts for teaching family sociology, by topic. Continue reading

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Prince Charles and Princess Diana height situation explained

What’s REALLY going on, and what you need to know now. Continue reading

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Family syllabus supplements for Spring 2017

People using my book for in their classes get excellent teaching materials from Norton to use. They also have a Facebook group for sharing ideas and materials (instructors visit here). For extra support, and to maximize timeliness, I also regularly … Continue reading

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My, what dimorphic parents you have!

His big toe has the same diameter as her wrist. His unflexed bicep is wider than her waist. Continue reading

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