Evolutionary Perspectives on Human Sexual Psychology and by Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford, Todd K. Shackelford

By Viviana A. Weekes-Shackelford, Todd K. Shackelford

This quantity within the Springer sequence in Evolutionary Psychology provides a cutting-edge view of the subject of sexuality and sexual habit drawing on theoretical constructs and examine of famous contributors within the box. accomplished and multi-disciplinary, this publication seeks to supply a wide review with out sacrificing the complexity of a multi-faceted procedure. The e-book is framed by way of introductory and shutting sections that offer a context for the diversity of principles contained inside. abundant house is supplied in detailed sections that target key components of sexuality from either female and male views and that come with info from primate reports. This quantity can function a graduate textual content in sexual habit in evolutionary phrases and as a advisor for extra research.

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