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

Fisher, Helen E., author. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville 302.3 Fis (Text) 32604000204308 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 306.81 FISHER (Text) 33946003109225 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780393285222
  • ISBN: 0393285227
  • Physical Description: xii, 450 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: Completely revised and updated edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2016]

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General Note: Revised edition of the author's Anatomy of love: the natural history of monogamy, adultery, and divorce, 1992.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-426) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue : Here's to love -- 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 af 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 : slow love and forward to the past.
Summary, etc.: 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. By the author of Why We Love. --Publisher's description.
Subject: Marriage.
Adultery.
Divorce.
Sex customs.

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