Mating Intelligence: Sex, Relationships, and the Mind's Reproductive System

Mating Intelligence: Sex, Relationships, and the Mind's Reproductive System

Glenn Geher


Human intelligence is sexually appealing, and strongly predicts the luck of sexual relationships, however the behavioral sciences have often overlooked the interface among intelligence and mating. this is often the 1st critical scholarly attempt to discover that interface, by means of studying either common and person alterations in human mating intelligence. individuals contain essentially the most trendy evolutionary psychologists and promising new researchers in human intelligence, social psychology, intimate relationships, and sexuality.
                       
David Buss’ foreword and the hole bankruptcy discover what ‘mating intelligence’ potential, and why it's significant to human cognition and sexuality. The book’s six sections then research (1) our mating mechanisms — common emotional and cognitive variations for mating intelligently — that consultant mate seek, mate selection, and courtship; (2) how mating intelligence strategically publications our number of mating strategies and companions given diverse dating ambitions, character features, varieties of deception, and the life of youngsters; (3) the genetic and psychiatric motives of person ameliorations in mating intelligence; (4) how we use psychological health signs — types of human intelligence reminiscent of creativity, humor, and emotional intelligence — to draw and hold sexual companions; (5) the ecological and social contexts of mating intelligence; (6) integrative versions of mating intelligence that could consultant destiny research.
 
Mating Intelligence is meant for researchers, complicated scholars, and classes in human sexuality, intimate relationships, intelligence learn, habit genetics, and evolutionary, character, social, and scientific psychology. 

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