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Spent: Sex, Evolution, and Consumer Behavior Paperback – May 25, 2010

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Author of The Mating Mind (2001) and Spent: Sex, Evolution, and Consumer Behavior (2009); co-editor of Mating Intelligence (2007). Ph.D. from Stanford, B.A. from Columbia. Evolutionary psychology professor at University of New Mexico; also worked at University of Sussex, Max Planck Institute for Psychological Research, University College London, and U.C.L.A. Researches consumer behavior, sexuality, evolutionary psychology, behavior genetics, intelligence, personality, creativity, humor, mental disorders. Published over 40 journal papers, over 60 book chapters and other publications; has given over 120 invited talks around the world. Research has been featured in Nature, Science, Time, Wired, New Scientist, The Economist,The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Psychology Today, on NPR and BBC radio, and on CNN, PBS, Discovery Channel, Learning Channel, National Geographic Channel, BBC, and Channel 4. Follow on twitter (@matingmind), goodreads, facebook, linkedin.

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  • Item Weight : 11.2 ounces
  • Paperback : 384 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0143117238
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0143117230
  • Publisher : Penguin Books (May 25, 2010)
  • Product Dimensions : 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.4 inches
  • Language: : English
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    4.2 out of 5 stars 93 ratings