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The Resource Do gentlemen really prefer blondes? : bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction, Jena Pincott

Do gentlemen really prefer blondes? : bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction, Jena Pincott

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Do gentlemen really prefer blondes? : bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction
Title
Do gentlemen really prefer blondes?
Title remainder
bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction
Statement of responsibility
Jena Pincott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Covering the areas of bodies, brains, and behavior, this eye-opening guide reveals the genetic, hormonal, and psychological secrets behind what makes us tick sexually. Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes? also provides an in-depth exploration into our sexual psyches--and fresh advice for men and women who want to discover the secrets of successful relationships
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Pincott, J.
Dewey number
155.3/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ23
LC item number
.P55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Sexual attraction
  • Sex (Psychology)
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Mate selection
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Mate selection
  • Sex (Psychology)
  • Sexual attraction
  • Mate selection
Label
Do gentlemen really prefer blondes? : bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction, Jena Pincott
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008023933.html
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-344) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are you more attracted to people who look like you?
  • Do women choose husbands who look like their fathers?
  • Can you tell if a man has daddy potential from his face alone?
  • How might your mom or dad's age influence your attraction to older faces?
  • Why do blue-eyed men prefer blue-eyed women?
  • Part I.
  • Bodies :
  • Chapter 1.
  • Face first :
  • Why do people seem more attractive when you are gazing into their eyes?
  • Who do men prefer big pupils?
  • What makes a face good-looking?
  • How long does it take to decide if a person is hot?
  • Why might your sex drive pick up around breast-feeding women?
  • What might your perfume reveal about you?
  • Can the smell of food or a frangrance be a turn-on?
  • Is a meat diet a turn-off?
  • Why might you seem less good-looking in a bad-smelling place?
  • Chapter 2.
  • Following your nose :
  • What are pheromones, and do they exist in humans?
  • Why do some men smell better to you than others?
  • Why might you cheat on a man if you don't like his smell?
  • Why might the smell of men's sweat brighten your mood and senses?
  • Does women's body odor have any effect on men?
  • Can you tell people's sexual orientation by their smell?
  • Chapter 3.
  • A sound choice :
  • Why might deep-voiced men have more babies?
  • Why do men prefer high-pitched female voices?
  • How does your verbal "body language" reveal your attraction to someone?
  • Can you tell if a person is gay by the sound of his or her voice?
  • Does the sound of your name affect how others perceive your looks?
  • Why do men love big breasts?
  • Why do women feel pressured to be superskinny?
  • Why do men feel pressured to be buff?
  • Why do hungry men prefer heavier women?
  • Why do so many men wish they had bigger penises?
  • Are men with large genitals more likely to cheat?
  • What's the purpose of pubic hair?
  • Chapter 4.
  • The racy parts :
  • Why is long hair sexy?
  • Do gentlemen really prefer blondes?
  • Do tall men have prettier girlfriends?
  • Why are high heels sexy?
  • What does a "wiggle" in your walk reveal?
  • Why are curves sexy?
  • What can you tell about people by the ratio of their fingers?
  • Why do men lose their judgment and decision-making skills when looking at pretty women?
  • Why does doing something dangerous or exciting increase attraction?
  • Why do you like and trust a guy more after you're been intimate (even just cuddling)?
  • Why do men mellow out when they're in a relationship?
  • When are you most committed to your partner?
  • Part II.
  • Behavior :
  • Chapter 5.
  • His-and-hers hormones :
  • Why are there days when men seem especially drawn to you?
  • Why are you sometimes drawn to macho guys even if they're not your type?
  • Why don't people go into heat like other animals?
  • How do the seasons affect your sex life?
  • What's the hidden agenda in men's pickup lines?
  • Why is blushing sexy?
  • Why does mimicry make you more likable?
  • Why do you turn your head to the right when you kiss?
  • Why do we French-kiss?
  • Chapter 6.
  • Signs and signals :
  • What body language do women use to express interest?
  • What's the strongest signal you can use to get someone's attention?
  • What exactly makes a smile attractive?
  • Why do guys think you're into them when you're just being friendly?
  • What body language do guys use to get your attention?
  • How persuasive is a touch?
  • How does alcohol affect your sex life?
  • Can semen make you happier?
  • Why do women have orgasms?
  • Are orgasms genetic?
  • Do women really reach their sexual peak in their thirties?
  • Why is intercourse more satisfying than masturbation?
  • Do men and women experience orgasm the same way?
  • Why do people with satisfying sex lives still masturbate?
  • Why aren't you sexually attracted to people who grew up with you?
  • Chapter 7.
  • Sex and seduction :
  • Why do men have more casual sex?
  • Why are fewer men than women bisexual?
  • Are men more aroused than women by pornography?
  • Can a romantic movie set the mood for love?
  • Are good dancers also good in bed?
  • Is chocolate really an aphrodisiac?
  • Why does creativity get men laid?
  • Why aren't there more male muses?
  • Why is humor a turn-on?
  • Why are you more attracted to picky people (and they to you)?
  • Why do people seem hotter when others are into them?
  • Does a guy love you less after looking at (other) beautiful women?
  • Why shouldn't you spill everything about yourself on a first date?
  • Why do you overestimate your competition?
  • Is there an ideal number of people to date before you settle down?
  • Part III.
  • Brains :
  • Chapter 8.
  • The dating mind-set :
  • What do women and men value in a partner?
  • What secret biases do data from online dating sites reveal?
  • Why might single men spend more and single women volunteer more?
  • Why do men give women fancy dinners and vacations instead of useful gifts?
  • Do your genes make you more faithful or adulterous?
  • How does your brain "grow" when you're in love?
  • Chapter 9.
  • Love on the brain :
  • How does being passionately in love change your brain?
  • Why do you find your partner so amazing, even if no one else does?
  • Why do couples look increasingly alike over time?
  • Does being in love make you blind to other people's love?
  • Are people naturally monogamous?
  • Why does absence make men's hearts grow fonder?
Control code
ocn191922706
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvi, 351 pages
Isbn
9780385342155
Lccn
2008023933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191922706
  • (OCoLC)191922706
Label
Do gentlemen really prefer blondes? : bodies, behavior and brains : the science behind sex, love, and attraction, Jena Pincott
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0820/2008023933.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-344) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are you more attracted to people who look like you?
  • Do women choose husbands who look like their fathers?
  • Can you tell if a man has daddy potential from his face alone?
  • How might your mom or dad's age influence your attraction to older faces?
  • Why do blue-eyed men prefer blue-eyed women?
  • Part I.
  • Bodies :
  • Chapter 1.
  • Face first :
  • Why do people seem more attractive when you are gazing into their eyes?
  • Who do men prefer big pupils?
  • What makes a face good-looking?
  • How long does it take to decide if a person is hot?
  • Why might your sex drive pick up around breast-feeding women?
  • What might your perfume reveal about you?
  • Can the smell of food or a frangrance be a turn-on?
  • Is a meat diet a turn-off?
  • Why might you seem less good-looking in a bad-smelling place?
  • Chapter 2.
  • Following your nose :
  • What are pheromones, and do they exist in humans?
  • Why do some men smell better to you than others?
  • Why might you cheat on a man if you don't like his smell?
  • Why might the smell of men's sweat brighten your mood and senses?
  • Does women's body odor have any effect on men?
  • Can you tell people's sexual orientation by their smell?
  • Chapter 3.
  • A sound choice :
  • Why might deep-voiced men have more babies?
  • Why do men prefer high-pitched female voices?
  • How does your verbal "body language" reveal your attraction to someone?
  • Can you tell if a person is gay by the sound of his or her voice?
  • Does the sound of your name affect how others perceive your looks?
  • Why do men love big breasts?
  • Why do women feel pressured to be superskinny?
  • Why do men feel pressured to be buff?
  • Why do hungry men prefer heavier women?
  • Why do so many men wish they had bigger penises?
  • Are men with large genitals more likely to cheat?
  • What's the purpose of pubic hair?
  • Chapter 4.
  • The racy parts :
  • Why is long hair sexy?
  • Do gentlemen really prefer blondes?
  • Do tall men have prettier girlfriends?
  • Why are high heels sexy?
  • What does a "wiggle" in your walk reveal?
  • Why are curves sexy?
  • What can you tell about people by the ratio of their fingers?
  • Why do men lose their judgment and decision-making skills when looking at pretty women?
  • Why does doing something dangerous or exciting increase attraction?
  • Why do you like and trust a guy more after you're been intimate (even just cuddling)?
  • Why do men mellow out when they're in a relationship?
  • When are you most committed to your partner?
  • Part II.
  • Behavior :
  • Chapter 5.
  • His-and-hers hormones :
  • Why are there days when men seem especially drawn to you?
  • Why are you sometimes drawn to macho guys even if they're not your type?
  • Why don't people go into heat like other animals?
  • How do the seasons affect your sex life?
  • What's the hidden agenda in men's pickup lines?
  • Why is blushing sexy?
  • Why does mimicry make you more likable?
  • Why do you turn your head to the right when you kiss?
  • Why do we French-kiss?
  • Chapter 6.
  • Signs and signals :
  • What body language do women use to express interest?
  • What's the strongest signal you can use to get someone's attention?
  • What exactly makes a smile attractive?
  • Why do guys think you're into them when you're just being friendly?
  • What body language do guys use to get your attention?
  • How persuasive is a touch?
  • How does alcohol affect your sex life?
  • Can semen make you happier?
  • Why do women have orgasms?
  • Are orgasms genetic?
  • Do women really reach their sexual peak in their thirties?
  • Why is intercourse more satisfying than masturbation?
  • Do men and women experience orgasm the same way?
  • Why do people with satisfying sex lives still masturbate?
  • Why aren't you sexually attracted to people who grew up with you?
  • Chapter 7.
  • Sex and seduction :
  • Why do men have more casual sex?
  • Why are fewer men than women bisexual?
  • Are men more aroused than women by pornography?
  • Can a romantic movie set the mood for love?
  • Are good dancers also good in bed?
  • Is chocolate really an aphrodisiac?
  • Why does creativity get men laid?
  • Why aren't there more male muses?
  • Why is humor a turn-on?
  • Why are you more attracted to picky people (and they to you)?
  • Why do people seem hotter when others are into them?
  • Does a guy love you less after looking at (other) beautiful women?
  • Why shouldn't you spill everything about yourself on a first date?
  • Why do you overestimate your competition?
  • Is there an ideal number of people to date before you settle down?
  • Part III.
  • Brains :
  • Chapter 8.
  • The dating mind-set :
  • What do women and men value in a partner?
  • What secret biases do data from online dating sites reveal?
  • Why might single men spend more and single women volunteer more?
  • Why do men give women fancy dinners and vacations instead of useful gifts?
  • Do your genes make you more faithful or adulterous?
  • How does your brain "grow" when you're in love?
  • Chapter 9.
  • Love on the brain :
  • How does being passionately in love change your brain?
  • Why do you find your partner so amazing, even if no one else does?
  • Why do couples look increasingly alike over time?
  • Does being in love make you blind to other people's love?
  • Are people naturally monogamous?
  • Why does absence make men's hearts grow fonder?
Control code
ocn191922706
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xvi, 351 pages
Isbn
9780385342155
Lccn
2008023933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191922706
  • (OCoLC)191922706

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