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2011-06-08 16:08:07

A new doctoral thesis from the University of Gothenburg shows that young Swedish women are more prone than men to perceive situations as risky. However, there are no gender differences in actual risk-taking behavior. In her doctoral thesis Music and Risk in an existential and gendered World, Margareta Bohlin studies risk-taking behavior among 15-20 year olds. Previous similar studies in several countries have shown that males generally take more risks than women. However Bohlin's study...


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