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Given our strong critique of conventional sex therapy and couples counseling, we were surprised and gratified when sex at dawn won prestigious awards from two associations of professional therapists and sex researchers (the society for the scientific study of sexuality, and the society of sex therapists and researchers. In sex at dawn, which uses evidence gathered from human physiology, archaeology, primate biology and anthropological studies of pre-agricultural tribes from around the world, they argue that. Sex at dawn (the prehistoric origins of modern sexuality) is such a book thoroughly researched through many different disciplines and presented with anecdotal, circumstantial, and hard scientific evidence that defies general societal acceptance, it compels one to rethink what one knows about human sexuality. Ten answers to your most frequently asked sex questions the girl next door responds to 10 of your most pressing inquiries if you have her lie face-down on the bed and enter her from behind.
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Sex at dawn: how we mate, why we stray, and what it means for modern relationships (isbn 1491512407) is a 2010 book by christopher ryan and cacilda jetháfar from a relationship book, it utilizes research studies and evolutionary science to cast doubt upon established indoctrinations on sexual intercourse, sexuality, and sexual identity, in addition to deconstructing the myths of what the. Sex at dawn argues that the idealization of monogamy in western societies is essentially incompatible with human nature the book makes a compelling case for our innately promiscuous nature by exploring the history and evolution of human sexuality, with a strong focus on our primate ancestors and the invention of agriculture. Why you should listen in the fascinating book sex at dawn, christopher ryan and co-author cacilda jethá, md, explore how humans' prehistoric promiscuity (perhaps similar to the bonobos') may have influenced our current attitudes toward pair-bonding, monogamy and long-lasting passion.