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Science of Love

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ISBN-10: 1118397657

ISBN-13: 9781118397657

Edition: 2013

Authors: Robin Dunbar

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A scientific exploration of some of humanity's most puzzling questions: What is love? Why do we fall in (and out) of love? And why would we have evolved to feel something so weird, with so many downsides?Whether you live for Valentine's Day or are the type to forget your wedding anniversary, love is, quite simply, part of being human. In The Science of Love, renowned evolutionary anthropologist Robin Dunbar uses the latest science to explore every aspect of human love. Why do we kiss? What evolutionary benefit could there be to feeling like you would die for your mate? If love exists to encourage child-bearing and child-rearing, why do we love until death do us part (and beyond)? Is…    
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Book details

List price: $25.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Canada, Limited
Publication date: 11/1/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 5.81" wide x 8.61" long x 1.14" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Now We Are One
Truly, Madly, Deeply
The Monogamous Brain
Through a Glass Darkly
Saving Face
By Kith or by Kin
A Cheat by Any Other Name
Sleeping with the Devil
Love and Betrayal Online
Evolution's Dilemma