The Monogamy Gap

The Monogamy Gap

Author: Eric Anderson

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199777921

Category: Psychology

Page: 231

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The Monogamy Gap is a groundbreaking volume that explains why men cheat. Drawing on a range of theories across academic disciplines, the book highlights the biological compulsion of the sexual urge, the social construction of the monogamous ideal, and the devastating chasm that lies between them.
The Monogamy Gap
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Eric Anderson
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Whether straight or gay, most men start their relationships desiring monogamy. This is rooted in the pervasive notion that monogamy exists as a sign of true love. Yet despite this deeply held cultural ideal, cheating remains rampant. In this accessible book, Eric Anderson investigates why 78% of men he interviewed
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Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Amber Madison
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-29 - Publisher: Penguin

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Living Walden Two
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Hilke Kuhlman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-01 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

In Walden Two, behavioral psychologist B. F. Skinner describes one of the most controversial fictional utopias of the twentieth century. During the 1960s and 70s, this novel went on to inspire approximately three dozen actual communities, which are entertainingly examined in Hilke Kuhlmann's Living Walden Two. In the novel, behavioral
Getting to Grey Owl
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Kurt Caswell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-22 - Publisher: Trinity University Press

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Best of 2015
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Kurt Caswell
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-17 - Publisher: Trinity University Press

Selections from Trinity University Press's best books of 2015.