Susan Pinker, Psychologist and Journalist


Sex education is too important to be left to parents: The Globe and Mail, April 23, 2010
On Women, STEM and Hidden Bias: Minding the Campus, April 5, 2010
Do women make better bosses?:
The New York Times, August 2, 2009
Sonia Sotomayor: The Judge Who Judges Herself: Globe and Mail, July 19, 2009
The Obamas and the Gender Gap in Pay The Globe and Mail, February 12, 2009
A Woman's Right to Choose a Less Well Paid Job: The Mail on Sunday, June 29, 2008
Op Ed on Hormones and Investing: The Telegraph, UK, April 20, 2008


Selected Features and Profiles

A qualified man is hard to find: The Globe and Mail, May 28, 2010

Field Guide to The Self-Doubter: Extra Credit: Psychology Today, December 13, 2009
Awarded second prize,  Professional Writers’ Short Article Writing Competition, May 2010

Someone to Watch Over Me: The Globe and Mail, December 13, 2008
Legal Dropouts: The Globe and Mail, February 29, 2008
Brian Monty, Guitar Maker in the Woods: The Montreal Gazette, February 10, 2004
Office Lobbies: The Montreal Gazette, October 28, 2002
The Silent Treatment: The Globe and Mail, August 13, 2002
Enter the Dragon Women: The Globe and Mail, May 30, 2002
Aiming for Nirvana: The Globe and Mail, May 2, 2002
Downtown Fossils: The Montreal Gazette, April 22, 2002
Peter Barss: Winner of the lgNobel Prize: Canadian Medical Association Journa, Feb. 6, 2002
June Irwin: Dermatologist, Sheep Farmer, Environmental Activist: Canadian Medical Association Journal, May, 2001


Book Reviews

Childism, Confronting Prejudice Against Children, by Elizabeth Young Bruehl: The Globe and Mail, September 6, 2012

The convenience of being Korean, by Ben Ryder Howe: The Globe and Mail, April 1, 2011

The Authenticity Hoax, by Andrew Potter: The Globe and Mail, April 9, 2010

The Trauma Myth, by Susan A. Clancy: The Globe and Mail, February 19, 2010

Every child a Socrates — The Philosophical Baby: What Children's Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life, by Alison Gopnik: The Globe and Mail, September 11, 2009


Other profiles of doctors or articles on health care published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal .

These articles are free to download for personal, one-time use. Permission must be requested for multiple copies.



Psychology Today
The Open Mind


© Susan Pinker 2009