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The Resource The score : how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man, Faye Flam

The score : how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man, Faye Flam

Label
The score : how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man
Title
The score
Title remainder
how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man
Statement of responsibility
Faye Flam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flam, Faye
Dewey number
155.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1090
LC item number
.F573 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Men
  • Men
  • Sex differences (Psychology)
Label
The score : how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man, Faye Flam
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-206) and index
Contents
The mystery : what pickup artists reveal about the natural world -- Let there be sexes : why the origin of the sexes changed everything -- Competing for females : how the quest for sex made men different from women -- Sex drive : why some males will risk life and limb for sex -- The genetics of men : how the y chromosome came about and what it tells us about the future of men -- Private parts : everything you ever wanted to know about phallology -- Testosterone : how to make a man, and some things that can go awry in the process -- The secret lives of sperm : what sperm want and how they can manipulate both men and women -- Are men scum? : pornography and casual sex in perspective -- Beauty of beasts : how the quest for sex gave rise to beauty -- Alpha and beta : how sex breeds the hunger for power and how some males circumvent the tyranny -- Who's your daddy? : fatherly males and the sex appeal of mr. mom -- Sexual outlaws : homosexuals, bisexuals, transsexuals, and the power of diversity in the game of life -- Why males are necessary : not for survival, but for reproduction
Control code
ocn221960297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 212 p.
Isbn
9781583333129
Lccn
2008013542
Label
The score : how the quest for sex has shaped the modern man, Faye Flam
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-206) and index
Contents
The mystery : what pickup artists reveal about the natural world -- Let there be sexes : why the origin of the sexes changed everything -- Competing for females : how the quest for sex made men different from women -- Sex drive : why some males will risk life and limb for sex -- The genetics of men : how the y chromosome came about and what it tells us about the future of men -- Private parts : everything you ever wanted to know about phallology -- Testosterone : how to make a man, and some things that can go awry in the process -- The secret lives of sperm : what sperm want and how they can manipulate both men and women -- Are men scum? : pornography and casual sex in perspective -- Beauty of beasts : how the quest for sex gave rise to beauty -- Alpha and beta : how sex breeds the hunger for power and how some males circumvent the tyranny -- Who's your daddy? : fatherly males and the sex appeal of mr. mom -- Sexual outlaws : homosexuals, bisexuals, transsexuals, and the power of diversity in the game of life -- Why males are necessary : not for survival, but for reproduction
Control code
ocn221960297
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 212 p.
Isbn
9781583333129
Lccn
2008013542

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