Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes?: Bodies, Brains, and Behavior---The Science Behind Sex, Love and Attraction

Version: Unabridged
Author: Jena Pincott
Narrator: Laural Merlington
Genres: Romance, Non-Fiction, Intimacy & Sex, Psychology
Publisher: Tantor Media
Published In: October 2008
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 8 hours, 30 minutes
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Overview

Cosmopolitan meets Scientific American in this entertaining and informative question-and-answer book on human attraction. Based on the latest studies in science, Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes? answers more than 100 wild, weird, and very pressing questions, including:

-Why do some men smell better to you than others?

-Are good dancers also good in bed?

-Why are more women than men bisexual?

-Can your genes make you adulterous?

-What can you tell about your date by looking at his or her hands?

-Why aren't there more male muses?

-Why do blondes seem to attract the most attention from men?

All of these questions have answers that are based in science, and author Jena Pincott explains the reasons for love and attraction, and to what extent our dating and mating lives are controlled by urges and instincts. Organized into three sections-Behaviors, Bodies, and Brains-Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes? provides useful, funny, and accessible answers to these questions.

Author Details

Author Details

Pincott, Jena

Jena Pincott has a background in biology and was a production assistant on science documentaries for PBS. She is a former senior editor at Random House, and is the author of "Success: Advice for Achieving Your Goals from Remarkably Accomplished People" and "Healing: Advice for Recovering Your Strength and Spirit from the World's Most Famous Survivors". Jena lives in New York City and plays the clarinet. She travels as much as she possibly can, usually with her husband, Peter, and writes science fiction under a pen name.

Jena's previous book, " Do Gentlemen Really Prefer Blondes?", is about