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Sexual dimorphism of voice and effects on reproduction. 
1st-Oct-2007 09:31 am
Language Log discusses The Barry White effect:
All that said, we need to observe that the effect of voice pitch was a statistical tendency, a much weaker effect than I'll bet most readers of the news stories are imagining. (Those stories exaggerated and sensationalized the results of this study; in other news, the sky is still often said to be blue, and water is still widely reported to be wet.)
Just as interesting as the sensationalism and hyperbole presented in the press, was the link to Mark Liberman's lecture notes for Linguistics 001 on language and gender.
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