Is raising a son harder than raising a daughter? Can we raise happier boys? Dr Peter West explores. Imagine the scenario – Dad’s sitting down after a hard day. His daughter appears. “Daddy -can I ask you something?” “I want  to go to Mary’s place for a sleepover… (sniff)  but Mummy says I can’t ….and that’s not fair….” “All right darling. I’ll talk to Mummy. Please…don’t cry…please..” Daddy might as well give up. God (or Nature, if you like) gives…