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Published: 03 March 2016

238 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190275501

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Out of Eden

The Surprising Consequences of Polygamy

David P. Barash

  • Combines a rich array of evidence from evolutionary biology, animal behavior, and anthropology to document the extent of human polygamy
  • Argues that humans are not naturally monogamous, but that we have the capacity to overcome our biological inclinations and predispositions

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