November 29, 2017

Download e-book for iPad: Animal Homosexuality: A Biosocial Perspective by Aldo Poiani

By Aldo Poiani

Homosexuality is an evolutionary paradox in look for a answer, now not a scientific in look for a therapy. gay habit is usual between social animals, and as a rule expressed in the context of a bisexual sexual orientation. particular homosexuality is much less universal, yet no longer special to people. Poiani and Dixson invite the reader to embark on a trip throughout the evolutionary, organic, mental and sociological elements of homosexuality, looking an knowing of either the proximate and evolutionary reasons of gay habit and orientation in people, different mammals and birds. The authors additionally supply a synthesis of what we all know approximately homosexuality right into a biosocial version that hyperlinks fresh advances in reproductive skew concept and numerous choice mechanisms to provide a finished framework that may be invaluable for somebody instructing or making plans destiny examine during this field.

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