(Audiobook) Sex at Dawn | 9780061707803

ホーム フォーラム 敗者のタン壺 (Audiobook) Sex at Dawn | 9780061707803

  • このトピックは空です。
  • 投稿者
    • #5162 返信
      Corey Karczner

      Sex at Dawn
      The Prehistoric Origins of Modern Sexuality

      by Christopher Ryan, Cacilda Jethá

      🔍 Sex at Dawn · Read More 🔍

      • Language: english
      • Awards: Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2010)
      • ISBN: 9780061707803 (0061707805)
      • Author: Christopher Ryan, Cacilda Jethá
      • Publisher: HarperCollins
      • Format: hardcover, 400 pages
      • Release date: June 29, 2010
      • Genres: science, history, sexuality, psychology, anthropology, relationships, sociology, evolution, biology

      About The Book

      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 and fewer couples are getting married, and divorce rates keep climbing as adultery and flagging libido drag down even seemingly solid marriages.

      How can reality be reconciled with the accepted narrative? It can’t be, according to renegade thinkers Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jethá. While debunking almost everything we “know” about sex, they offer a bold alternative explanation in this provocative and brilliant book.

      Ryan and Jethá’s central contention is that human beings evolved in egalitarian groups that shared food, child care, and, often, sexual partners. Weaving together convergent, frequently overlooked evidence from anthropology, archaeology, primatology, anatomy, and psychosexuality, the authors show how far from human nature monogamy really is. Human beings everywhere and in every era have confronted the same familiar, intimate situations in surprisingly different ways. The authors expose the ancient roots of human sexuality while pointing toward a more optimistic future illuminated by our innate capacities for love, cooperation, and generosity.

      With intelligence, humor, and wonder, Ryan and Jethá show how our promiscuous past haunts our struggles over monogamy, sexual orientation, and family dynamics. They explore why long-term fidelity can be so difficult for so many; why sexual passion tends to fade even as love deepens; why many middle-aged men risk everything for transient affairs with younger women; why homosexuality persists in the face of standard evolutionary logic; and what the human body reveals about the prehistoric origins of modern sexuality.

      In the tradition of the best historical and scientific writing, Sex at Dawn unapologetically upends unwarranted assumptions and unfounded conclusions while offering a revolutionary understanding of why we live and love as we do.

      TXT Sex at Dawn on iPhone on Powells. FB2 ebook Sex at Dawn Christopher Ryan download. FictionBook book Sex at Dawn by Christopher Ryan buy cheap on Booktopia. Paperback Sex at Dawn read for iPad.

      MOBI ebook Sex at Dawn PC. MP3 book Sex at Dawn by Christopher Ryan read online on Dymocks. Hardback Sex at Dawn download PocketBook on Audible. EPUB ebook Sex at Dawn Christopher Ryan buy.

      Online book Sex at Dawn Christopher Ryan download. PDF ebook Sex at Dawn buy cheap for Android on IndieBound. Hardcover book Sex at Dawn by Christopher Ryan on reader. MP3 Sex at Dawn read on Walmart.

返信先: (Audiobook) Sex at Dawn | 9780061707803

<a href="" title="" rel="" target=""> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <pre class=""> <em> <strong> <del datetime="" cite=""> <ins datetime="" cite=""> <ul> <ol start=""> <li> <img src="" border="" alt="" height="" width="">