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The Resource Sex, time, and power : how women's sexuality shaped human evolution, Leonard Shlain

Sex, time, and power : how women's sexuality shaped human evolution, Leonard Shlain

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Sex, time, and power : how women's sexuality shaped human evolution
Title
Sex, time, and power
Title remainder
how women's sexuality shaped human evolution
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Shlain
Title variation
Sex, time, and power
Title variation remainder
how womens sexuality shaped human evolution
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the mysteries of human evolution and sexuality, addressing such issues as birth, love, homosexuality, menopause, and death, arguing that female sexuality has ultimately shaped the course of humanity
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201974
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DLC
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Shlain, Leonard
Dewey number
306.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Sexual attraction
  • Mate selection
  • Sex (Biology)
Target audience
adult
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how women's sexuality shaped human evolution
Label
Sex, time, and power : how women's sexuality shaped human evolution, Leonard Shlain
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-402) and index
Contents
Preface: Iron/Sex -- Pt. I. Iron, Sex, and Women -- 1. Unknown Mother/African Eve -- 2. Big Brain/Narrow Pelvis -- 3. Red Blood/White Milk -- 4. Plant Iron/Meat Iron -- 5. Gyna Sapiens/Gyna All-the-Others -- 6. Periods/Perils -- 7. Her Climax/His Climax -- 8. Grandmothers/Circumcision -- Pt. II. Iron, Sex, and Men -- 9. Prey/Predator -- 10. Carnivory/Vegetarianism -- 11. Menarche/Mustaches -- 12. Premenstrual Tension/Masturbatory Tension -- Pt. III. Sex and Time -- 13. Moon/Menses -- 14. Woo/I Do -- 15. Anima/Animus -- 16. Gay/Lesbian -- 17. Same Sex/Hermaphrodite -- Pt. IV. Death and Paternity -- 18. Mortality/Angst -- 19. Superstition/Laughter -- 20. Father/Mother -- 21. Incest/Dowries -- 22. Wife/Husband -- Pt. V. Men and Women -- 23. Misogyny/Patriarchy -- 24. Unknown Mother/African Eve/Modern Woman
Control code
000026854373
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 420 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780142004678
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Sex, time, and power : how women's sexuality shaped human evolution, Leonard Shlain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 387-402) and index
Contents
Preface: Iron/Sex -- Pt. I. Iron, Sex, and Women -- 1. Unknown Mother/African Eve -- 2. Big Brain/Narrow Pelvis -- 3. Red Blood/White Milk -- 4. Plant Iron/Meat Iron -- 5. Gyna Sapiens/Gyna All-the-Others -- 6. Periods/Perils -- 7. Her Climax/His Climax -- 8. Grandmothers/Circumcision -- Pt. II. Iron, Sex, and Men -- 9. Prey/Predator -- 10. Carnivory/Vegetarianism -- 11. Menarche/Mustaches -- 12. Premenstrual Tension/Masturbatory Tension -- Pt. III. Sex and Time -- 13. Moon/Menses -- 14. Woo/I Do -- 15. Anima/Animus -- 16. Gay/Lesbian -- 17. Same Sex/Hermaphrodite -- Pt. IV. Death and Paternity -- 18. Mortality/Angst -- 19. Superstition/Laughter -- 20. Father/Mother -- 21. Incest/Dowries -- 22. Wife/Husband -- Pt. V. Men and Women -- 23. Misogyny/Patriarchy -- 24. Unknown Mother/African Eve/Modern Woman
Control code
000026854373
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 420 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780142004678
Other physical details
ill.

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