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Disposable Male: Sex, Love, and Money--Your World through Darwin's Eyes

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In The Disposable Male, Michael Gilbert takes on the important questions in life—who we fall in love with and why, how we feel about sex, marriage, family and career—exposing the deep and fundamental underlying forces that continue to shape the pivotal issues of vital concern to us all. The early chapters frame an evolutionary perspective for readers with an entertaining, informative, and original look at how we humans got here while later chapters deploy this unique and powerful lens in a searching examination ...

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Overview

In The Disposable Male, Michael Gilbert takes on the important questions in life—who we fall in love with and why, how we feel about sex, marriage, family and career—exposing the deep and fundamental underlying forces that continue to shape the pivotal issues of vital concern to us all. The early chapters frame an evolutionary perspective for readers with an entertaining, informative, and original look at how we humans got here while later chapters deploy this unique and powerful lens in a searching examination of our modern, high-tech world. Bold, irreverent, funny and thought-provoking, The Disposable Male will provide readers with fresh and penetrating insights and valuable tips for dealing with the issues that matter so much in our hectic contemporary lives. It will have you looking at your world in new and exciting ways.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780977655236
  • Publisher: The Hunter Press
  • Publication date: 9/28/2007
  • Pages: 307
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.99 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Gilbert is a senior fellow at the Annenberg Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California. An expert in the fields of psychology and sociology, with a graduate degree from Harvard Universtiy, he is a member of the National Association of Scholars, has lectured widely at the university level, has written numerous articles, and is frequently quoted in the press. He lives in Los Angeles. 

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