"Provocative ... engaging." --Kirkus February 1, 2006
"Fascinating ... engagingly written ... and highly accessible. A very impressive accomplishment. -- David M. Buss, Ph.D., author of The Evolution of Desire
From the Publisher
In The Disposable Male, Michael Gilbert takes on the important questions in lifewho we fall in love with and why, how we feel about sex, marriage, family and careerexposing the deep and fundamental underlying forces that continue to shape the pivotal issues of vital concern to us all. In the early chapters, the author frames an evolutionary perspective for readers with an entertaining, informative, and original look at how we humans got here before deploying this unique and powerful lens in a searching examination of our modern, high-tech world. Bold, irreverent, funny and thought-provoking, The Disposable Male will provide you with fresh and penetrating insights, and valuable tips for dealing with the issues that matter so much in our hectic contemporary lives. It will have you looking at your world in new and exciting ways.