I've always been fascinated by how gender experiences in childhood contribute to the adults we will become. Spending a career in this area, I know there is no such thing as "gender neutral." The worlds of boys and girls can be very different places. And what they encounter there plays out in their lives in a wide variety of ways. These articles explore those respective worlds, and the life meanings of what happens there.

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Dr. Drexler is a frequent contributor to CNN.com. She also writes for The Wall Street Journal.

Our Fathers, Ourselves Daughters, Fathers, and the Changing American Family
Published by Rodale, 2011

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Raising Boys Without Men
How Maverick Moms Are Creating the Next Generation of Exceptional Men

Published by Rodale, 2005

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