In Why We Love, renowned anthropologist Helen Fisher offers a new map of the phenomenon of love—from its origins in the brain to the thrilling havoc it creates. Helen E. Fisher is an American anthropologist, human behavior researcher, and self-help author. She is a biological anthropologist, is a senior research fellow. Helen E. Fisher é uma professora de antropologia e pesquisadora do comportamento humano na Rutgers University e estudou a atração romântica interpessoal por mais de 30 vários livros publicados no Brasil como ” Por que amamos?.

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Spectacular book, it talks about 3 different brains of love: No amenazar n u n c a c o n abandonarle.

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The only explanation for this is if Helen Fisher did not actually reveal anything of use to me. As more women graduate from college—not to mention earn almost as many PhDs as often as men—their economic and political power will only continue to grow, and Fisher expects women to return to the place of power they held before the plow was invented.


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C a n the same paradigm explain both? Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I liked all the details of the chemical images of the brains; however, I f I recently read this book and I thought it was average.

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belen In this wonderful book, the author takes a scientific approach to uncover and understand the perplexing and mystifying aspects of romantic love. Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link.

The effects of love are also likened to the effects of cocaine and this makes me wonder if this is the real reason people take drugs – trying to fulfill a need they’re lacking.

This sweeping new book uses this data to argue that romantic passion is hardwired into our brains by millions of years of evolution. El celo masculino es un claro anuncio de la sexualidad. O x hflen o r d University Press.

Why We Love: The Nature and Chemistry of Romantic Love by Helen Fisher

The author throughout the course of this book uses findings from her experiments to substantiate that love is not just an ordinary feeling or emotion, rather it is a subtle mix between an urge and emotion, i. Otros chillan, graznan o ladran. Fisher is an anthropology professor and human behavior researcher at the Rutgers University and is one of the major researchers in the field of romantic interpersonal attraction.


The reason, she explains, is that the nerve porqeu in this portion of the brain have tentacle-like axons that distribute dopamine to many brain regions, including the caudate nucleus. Bar- nes, New Haven: The craving for sexual gratification emerged to motivate our ancestors to seek sexual union with almost any partner. Yale University Press, pp.

Por Que Amamos : Naturaleza y Quimica del Amor Romantico

So, after spending so much ink proving to us that romantic love displays all the classic characteristics of a chemical addiction, what does the author propose that we do with this information? But a female could not know from a male’s appearance whether he would be a good husband and father; she had to remember his past behaviors, achievements and misadventures—memories which could help her select an effective husband and father for her forthcoming young.

The statistics from the studies actually fit in with the chemistry material. An Aztec Invocation, San Fran- cisco: Jan 06, Taylor Kane rated it it was ok.