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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 ...

Sexual Attitudes
Sexual attitudes

In the minds of many individuals, love and sex share an intimate connection. In fact, most men and women view sexual intercourse as most appropriate when it occurs within the context of a committed, long-term, and love-based relationship. As we discuss in this chapter, a large and growing body of research suggests that people are most accepting of sexual activity between engaged or married partners and are least accepting of sex between uncommitted partners or those at very early relationship stages.

Beliefs about Sex in Dating Relationships

Well, I can't speak for anyone else, but for me, the only way I'd have sex with someone ...

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