Why Women Have Sex: Understanding Sexual Motivations from Adventure to Revenge (and Everything in Between)

Why Women Have Sex: Understanding Sexual Motivations from Adventure to Revenge (and Everything in Between)

Cindy M. Meston, David M. Buss


An unprecedented exploration of the mysteries underlying women’s sexuality that competitors the culture-shifting Kinsey file, from of America’s prime examine psychologists

Do girls have intercourse just to reproduce or show their affection? whilst collage of Texas at Austin scientific psychologist Cindy M. Meston and evolutionary psychologist David M. Buss joined forces to enquire the underlying sexual motivations of ladies, what they discovered astonished them.

Through the voices of actual girls, Meston and Buss exhibit the motivations that advisor women’s sexual judgements and clarify the deep-seated psychology and biology that frequently unwittingly force women’s desires—sometimes in pursuit of health and wellbeing or excitement, or occasionally for darker, annoying purposes lady would possibly not totally realize. Drawing on greater than one thousand in depth interviews carried out exclusively for the publication, in addition to their pioneering learn on physiological reaction and evolutionary feelings, Why girls Have intercourse uncovers an amazingly advanced and nuanced portrait of lady sexuality. They delve into using intercourse as a protective tactic opposed to a mate’s infidelity (protection), as a ploy to spice up self-confidence (status), as a barter for presents or loved ones chores (resource acquisition), or as a medication for a migraine headache (medication).

Why ladies Have Sex stands because the richest and inner most mental realizing of girl sexuality but completed and provides to notify each woman’s (and her partner’s) wisdom of her dating to intercourse and her sexuality.

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