Why We Love: The Nature and Chemistry of Romantic Love

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Price
$18.99  $17.47
Publisher
Holt McDougal
Publish Date
Pages
320
Dimensions
5.5 X 0.9 X 8.3 inches | 0.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780805077964

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About the Author

Helen Fisher, Ph.D., is one of this country's most prominent anthropologists. Prior to becoming a research professor at Rutgers University, she was a research associate at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Fisher has conducted extensive research on the evolution, expression, and chemistry of love. Her two previous books, The First Sex and The Anatomy of Love, were New York Times Notable Books. She grew up in Connecticut and lives in New York City.

Reviews

"Written in a deceptively simple manner, in language that is over nobody's head, Why We Love mixes [Fisher's] new research with prior scientific findings to build a thesis with startling ramifications." --The New York Times Book Review

"Like the words of a talented lover, Fisher's prose is charming and engaging . . . In hands as skilled as Fisher's, scientific analysis of love only adds to its magic." --Scientific American