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Product Description: The groundbreaking, provocative book that uses evolutionary psychology to explain human mating and the mysteries of love.If we all want love, why is there so much conflict in our most cherished relationships? To answer this question we must look into our evolutionary past, argues prominent psychologist David M...read more

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9780465077502 | Basic Books, February 1, 1994, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Using material culled from a study encompassing more than ten thousand people from thirty-seven cultures worldwide, this examination of mating behavior across cultures reveals the reasons for the differences between the sexes.

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9780465097760 | 4 reprint edition (Basic Books, December 27, 2016), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The groundbreaking, provocative book that uses evolutionary psychology to explain human mating and the mysteries of love.
9780465008025 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, June 25, 2003), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: With two new chapters by the author.
9780465021437 | Basic Books, January 26, 1995, cover price $17.00 | also contains Speak to the World's Heart: Looking at the Role of Language and Cutural Skills in the Global Economic Network | About this edition: How we choose—and lose—our mates has always been a source of fascination.

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Product Description: The indispensable reference tool for the groundbreaking science of evolutionary psychology Why is the mind designed the way it is? How does input from the environment interact with the mind to produce behavior? These are the big, unanswered questions that the field of evolutionary psychology seeks to explore...read more

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9781118755884 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 2, 2015), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: The indispensable reference tool for the groundbreaking science of evolutionary psychology Why is the mind designed the way it is?

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Product Description: A complete exploration of the real-world applications and implications of evolutionary psychology The exciting and sometimes controversial science of evolutionary psychology is becoming increasingly relevant to more fields of study than ever before...read more
By David M. Buss (editor)

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9781118755808 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 26, 2015), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: A complete exploration of the real-world applications and implications of evolutionary psychology The exciting and sometimes controversial science of evolutionary psychology is becoming increasingly relevant to more fields of study than ever before.

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By David M. Buss (editor) and Nancy Cantor (editor)

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9780387969930 | Springer Verlag, September 1, 1989, cover price $99.00

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9781468406368 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, November 10, 2013), cover price $99.00

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Product Description: By Randy J. Larsen Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature (5th International edition)

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9780078035357 | 5th edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, June 13, 2013), cover price $269.80 | About this edition: Randy Larsen and David Buss dynamically demonstrate how scientists approach the study of personality in Personality Psychology: Domains of Knowledge About Human Nature.
9780073370682 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, October 28, 2009), cover price $234.30 | About this edition: Using a novel organizational framework, one that emphasizes domains of knowledge about human nature, this trusted text presents the field of contemporary personality psychology as a collection of interrelated topics and themes.

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9780071318525 | McGraw-Hill Education, July 1, 2013, cover price $78.40 | About this edition: By Randy J.
9780070164994 | McGraw-Hill Education, December 1, 2009, cover price $70.45 | About this edition: Organizing content into six domains of personality functioning (dispositional, biological, intrapsychic, cognitive/experiential, social and cultural, and adjustment), this text interweaves contemporary research with classic and modern theories within the context of each of the domains.
9780071101684 | 3 edition (McGraw-Hill Education, December 1, 2006), cover price $71.80 | About this edition: Organizing content into six domains of personality functioning (dispositional, biological, intrapsychic, cognitive/experiential, social and cultural, and adjustment), this second edition interweaves research with theories within the context of each of the domains.

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Product Description: In this highly informative and entertaining book, the founder of the vibrant new field of evolutionary consumption illuminates the relevance of our biological heritage to our daily lives as consumers. While culture is important, the author shows that innate evolutionary forces deeply influence the foods we eat, the gifts we offer, the cosmetics and clothing styles we choose to make ourselves more attractive to potential mates, and even the cultural products that stimulate our imaginations (such as art, music, and religion)...read more
By David M. Buss (foreword by)

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9781616144296 | Prometheus Books, June 21, 2011, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In this highly informative and entertaining book, the founder of the vibrant new field of evolutionary consumption illuminates the relevance of our biological heritage to our daily lives as consumers.

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Product Description: Do women have sex simply to express love, experience pleasure, or reproduce? When clinical psychologist Cindy M. Meston and evolutionary psychologist David M. Buss, both at the University of Texas at Austin, joined forces to investigate women's underlying sexual motivations, what they found astonished them...read more

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9780312662653 | Reprint edition (Griffin, December 7, 2010), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Do women have sex simply to express love, experience pleasure, or reproduce?

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Product Description: Capturing a scientific change in thinking about personality and individual differences that has been building over the past 15 years, this volume stands at an important moment in the development of psychology as a discipline. Rather than viewing individual differences as merely the raw material upon which selection operates, the contributing authors provide theories and empirical evidence which suggest that personality and individual differences are central to evolved psychological mechanisms and behavioral functioning...read more
By David M. Buss (editor) and Patricia H. Hawley (editor)

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9780195372090 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 24, 2010, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Capturing a scientific change in thinking about personality and individual differences that has been building over the past 15 years, this volume stands at an important moment in the development of psychology as a discipline.

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Product Description: Durante anos, los cientificos han desechado preguntarse por que las mujeres mantienen relaciones sexuales al presuponer una serie de respuestas obvias (reproduccion, para expresar amor) No obstante, el trabajo de Buss y Meston, basandose en encuestas realizadas a miles de mujeres, muestra un abanico de respuestas mucho mas amplio, que se abre a la venganza, las ganas de impresionar a las amistades, la obligacion y el deber, las ganas de tener un contacto directo con Dios, el odio o, simplemente, el aburrimiento...read more

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9788466644969 | Italian edition edition (Ediciones B, November 15, 2010), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Durante anos, los cientificos han desechado preguntarse por que las mujeres mantienen relaciones sexuales al presuponer una serie de respuestas obvias (reproduccion, para expresar amor) No obstante, el trabajo de Buss y Meston, basandose en encuestas realizadas a miles de mujeres, muestra un abanico de respuestas mucho mas amplio, que se abre a la venganza, las ganas de impresionar a las amistades, la obligacion y el deber, las ganas de tener un contacto directo con Dios, el odio o, simplemente, el aburrimiento.

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Product Description: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection? When Cindy M. Meston, a clinical psychologist at the University of Texas at Austin, and evolutionary psychologist David M. Buss joined forces to investigate the underlying sexual motivations of women, what they found astonished them...read more

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9781429955225, titled "Why Women Have Sex: Understanding Sexual Motivations from Adventure to Revenge (And Everything in Between)" | 1 edition (Times Books, September 29, 2009), cover price $11.99 | also contains Why Women Have Sex: Understanding Sexual Motivations-From Adventure to Revenge (And Everything in Between)

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9781400114115 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 9, 2009), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection?

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Product Description: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection? When Cindy M. Meston, a clinical psychologist at the University of Texas at Austin, and evolutionary psychologist David M. Buss joined forces to investigate the underlying sexual motivations of women, what they found astonished them...read more

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9781400144112 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 9, 2009), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection?

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Product Description: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection? When Cindy M. Meston, a clinical psychologist at the University of Texas at Austin, and evolutionary psychologist David M. Buss joined forces to investigate the underlying sexual motivations of women, what they found astonished them...read more

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9781400164110 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 9, 2009), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection?

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Product Description: An unparalleled exploration of the mysteries underlying women’s sexuality that rivals the culture-shifting Kinsey Report, from two of America’s leading research psychologists Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection? When University of Texas at Austin clinical psychologist Cindy M...read more

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9780805088342 | Times Books, September 29, 2009, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: An unparalleled exploration of the mysteries underlying women’s sexuality that rivals the culture-shifting Kinsey Report, from two of America’s leading research psychologists Do women have sex simply to reproduce or display their affection?

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Product Description:  This book examines human psychology and behavior through the lens of modern evolutionary psychology. Evolutionary Psychology: The Ne w Science of the Mind, 5/e provides students with the conceptual tools of evolutionary psychology, and applies them to empirical research on the human mind...read more

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9780205867479 | 4 pck har/ edition (Prentice Hall, September 18, 2011), cover price $180.67 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205015627 | 4th edition (Taylor & Francis, February 18, 2011), cover price $174.00 | About this edition: For courses in Evolutionary Psychology .
9780205483389 | 3 edition (Taylor & Francis, June 27, 2007), cover price $134.20 | About this edition: The third edition of Evolutionary Psychology continues to be the premier text for the burgeoning field of evolutionary psychology, and this major update contains nearly 400 new references.
9780205370719 | 2 sub edition (Taylor & Francis, August 1, 2003), cover price $116.60 | About this edition: Written by well-known author and researcher, David Buss, this is the premier and original text for the burgeoning field of Evolutionary Psychology.
9780205193585 | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1999, cover price $69.80 | About this edition: Composed of cutting-edge reasearch and featuring an engaging writing style, the author offers compelling scientific answers to the profound human questions regarding love and work.

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9780205992126 | 5th edition (Psychology Pr, November 20, 2014), cover price $177.95 | About this edition:  This book examines human psychology and behavior through the lens of modern evolutionary psychology.

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A controversial analysis of the psyche of murderers draws on the author's investigations into their underlying motives and circumstances, theorizing that the human psyche has evolved special adaptations that enable murder to become a logical option, and identifying at which point people are most vulnerable to being killed or becoming killers. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

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9781594200434 | Penguin USA, May 19, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Analyzes murderers' psyches to assess their underlying motives and circumstances, theorizes that the human psyche has evolved adaptations that enable murder to become a logical option, and identifies the point where people are most at risk of being killed or becoming killers.

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9780143037057 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, April 25, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A controversial analysis of the psyche of murderers draws on the author's investigations into their underlying motives and circumstances, theorizing that the human psyche has evolved special adaptations that enable murder to become a logical option, and identifying at which point people are most vulnerable to being killed or becoming killers.

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9781400101726 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 5, 2005), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Analyzes murderers' psyches to assess their underlying motives and circumstances, theorizes that the human psyche has evolved adaptations that enable murder to become a logical option, and identifies the point where people are most at risk of being killed or becoming killers.
9781400151721 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 30, 2005), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: As acclaimed psychological researcher and author David Buss writes, "People are mesmerized by murder.

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Product Description: Groundbreaking developments, findings, and perspectives in evolutionary psychology The Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology is the field's leading resource, providing comprehensive coverage of the latest findings and theoretical developments...read more
By David M. Buss (editor)

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9781118763995 | 2 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, November 2, 2015), cover price $395.00 | About this edition: Groundbreaking developments, findings, and perspectives in evolutionary psychology The Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology is the field's leading resource, providing comprehensive coverage of the latest findings and theoretical developments.
9780471264033 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, July 28, 2005, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: The foundations of practice and the most recent discoveries intheintriguing newfield of evolutionary psychology Why is the mind designed the way it is?

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9780471727224 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, July 29, 2005, cover price $150.00

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Product Description: As acclaimed psychological researcher and author David Buss writes, "People are mesmerized by murder. It commands our attention like no other human phenomenon, and those touched by its ugly tendrils never forget." Though we may like to believe that murderers are pathological misfits and hardened criminals, the vast majority of murders are committed by people who, until the day they kill, would seem to be perfectly normal...read more

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9781400131723 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 30, 2005), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: As acclaimed psychological researcher and author David Buss writes, "People are mesmerized by murder.

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9788420656472, titled "La Evolucion Del Deseo / The Evolution of Desire: Estrategias Del Emparejamiento Humano / Strategies of Human Matching" | Poc tra edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, June 30, 2004), cover price $23.95

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David Buss proposes that, while jealousy in excess can of course be damaging, it may be an effective coping strategy to deal with real threats to our closest relationships. He raises provocative questions, covering the differences between men and women and their attitudes towards infidelity.

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9780747553601 | New edition (Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, May 8, 2001), cover price $14.20 | About this edition: David Buss proposes that, while jealousy in excess can of course be damaging, it may be an effective coping strategy to deal with real threats to our closest relationships.

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Product Description: Why do men and women cheat on each other? How do men really feel when their partners have sex with other men? What worries women more -- men who turn to other women for love or men who simply want sexual variety in their lives? Can the jealousy husbands and wives experience over real or imagined infidelities be cured? Should it be? In this surprising and engaging exploration of men's and women's darker passions, David Buss, acclaimed author of The Evolution of Desire, reveals that both men and women are actually designed for jealousy...read more

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9780756765484 | Diane Pub Co, March 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Why do men and women cheat on each other?
9780684850818, titled "The Dangerous Passion: Why Jealousy Is As Necessary As Love and Sex" | Free Pr, February 1, 2000, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Reveals that jealousy is actually the evolutionary glue that holds couples together

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Product Description: Sexual harassment in the workplace, date rape, and domestic violence dominate the headlines and have recently sparked scholarly debates about the nature of the sexes. Concurrently, the scientific community is conducting research in topics of sex and gender issues...read more

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9780195103571 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, April 11, 1996, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Sexual harassment in the workplace, date rape, and domestic violence dominate the headlines and have recently sparked scholarly debates about the nature of the sexes.

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