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The Mating Game is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, introductory text about human mating relationships aimed specifically at a university audience. It progresses beyond a psychological or biological/physiological stance and encompasses a wide array of disciplines. The comprehensive review and up-to-date information contained in The Mating Game not only provides answers to questions about important life events but also encourages readers' interest in the field of interpersonal relationships and human mating.

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The Mating Game: A Primer on Love, Sex, and Marriage, Second Edition, is the only comprehensive, multidisciplinary, introductory text about human mating relationships aimed specifically at a university audience. It progresses beyond a psychological or biological/physiological stance and encompasses a wide array of disciplines. This comprehensive review of theory and empirical research takes an integrated perspective on ...

Mate Preferences
Mate preferences

This chapter is divided into two sections. The first section explores the theories that social and behavioral scientists have formulated in an attempt to make sense of human mating dynamics. The second section examines research that speaks to the utility of these theoretical frameworks; specifically, it explores what is known about the attributes, traits, and characteristics people actually prefer and seek in their dates and mates.

Theoretical Approaches to Human Mating

In general, theoretical approaches to human ...

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