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The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the animal world - and us

Author: Richard O Prum
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Anchor Books editionView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard O Prum
ISBN: 9780345804570 0345804570 9780385537223 0385537220
OCLC Number: 1140958264
Description: 428 páginas, [16] páginas de láminas : ilustraciones (algunas a color), mapa ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Darwin's really dangerous idea --
Beauty happens --
Manakin dances --
Aesthetic innovation and decadence --
Make way for duck sex --
Beauty from the beast --
Bromance before romance --
Human beauty happens too --
Pleasure happens --
The Lysistrata effect --
The queering of Homo sapiens --
This aesthetic view of life.
Responsibility: Richard O. Prum.

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