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Sex at Dawn

The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality

by Christopher Ryan

Since Darwin's day, we've been told that sexual monogamy comes naturally to our species. Mainstream science--as well as religious and cultural institutions--has maintained that men and women evolved in families in which a man's possessions and protection were exchanged for a woman's fertility and fidelity. But this narrative is collapsing. Fewer an...
Publish Date
2010
June 29
Goodreads rating
4.01
ISBN
9780061707803
Tags
nonfictionsciencehistoryrelationships-and-familypsychologysocial-sciences
Recommendations
3
Recommendations
Dec 06, 2012
[email protected] Dude, Sex At Dawn is incredible. I'm reading it right now. We've got to sit down and do a podcast together.     source
The initial domino that led me down the path of exploring open relationships, which has been a huge advancement in my own personal happiness and fulfillment.     source
Jealousy is a societal creation and great ways to be aware of why it happens.     source