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The Resource Anatomy of love : a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray, Helen Fisher

Anatomy of love : a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray, Helen Fisher

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Anatomy of love : a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray
Title
Anatomy of love
Title remainder
a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray
Statement of responsibility
Helen Fisher
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Updated to include the latest research on anthropology and internet-age relationships, a revised edition of a classic reference examines the brain's role in love and courtship while making recommendations for returning to traditional patterns of romance
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fisher, Helen E
Dewey number
302.3
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ728
LC item number
.F454 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marriage
  • Adultery
  • Divorce
  • Sex customs
Label
Anatomy of love : a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray, Helen Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of the author's Anatomy of love: the natural history of monogamy, adultery, and divorce, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Games people play courting -- Why him? why her? -- The drive to love and who we choose -- Is monogamy natural? -- Of human bonding-- and cheating -- Why adultery? -- The nature of philandering -- Blueprint for divorce -- The three to four-year itch -- "When wild in woods the noble savage ran" -- Life in the trees -- Out of eden -- On the origin of monogamy and desertion -- The tyranny of love -- Evolution of attachment and love addictions -- Dressed to impress -- Nature's lures for seduction -- Men and women are like two feet-- they need each other to get ahead -- Gender differences in mind -- Women, men, and power -- The nature of sexual politics -- Almost human -- Genesis of kinship and the teenager -- The first affluent society -- That short but imperious word "ought" -- Fickle passion -- Romance in yesteryears -- "Till death do us part" -- Birth of sexual double standards -- Future sex -- Forward to the past -- Appendices -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
sky279078617
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Completely revised and updated edition.
Extent
xii, 450 p.
Isbn
9780393285222
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015037510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ak 01/16
Other physical details
ills.
Label
Anatomy of love : a natural history of mating, marriage, and why we stray, Helen Fisher
Publication
Note
Revised edition of the author's Anatomy of love: the natural history of monogamy, adultery, and divorce, 1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Games people play courting -- Why him? why her? -- The drive to love and who we choose -- Is monogamy natural? -- Of human bonding-- and cheating -- Why adultery? -- The nature of philandering -- Blueprint for divorce -- The three to four-year itch -- "When wild in woods the noble savage ran" -- Life in the trees -- Out of eden -- On the origin of monogamy and desertion -- The tyranny of love -- Evolution of attachment and love addictions -- Dressed to impress -- Nature's lures for seduction -- Men and women are like two feet-- they need each other to get ahead -- Gender differences in mind -- Women, men, and power -- The nature of sexual politics -- Almost human -- Genesis of kinship and the teenager -- The first affluent society -- That short but imperious word "ought" -- Fickle passion -- Romance in yesteryears -- "Till death do us part" -- Birth of sexual double standards -- Future sex -- Forward to the past -- Appendices -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
sky279078617
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Completely revised and updated edition.
Extent
xii, 450 p.
Isbn
9780393285222
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015037510
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
ak 01/16
Other physical details
ills.

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