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Sexual behaviour, reward, and brain function; sexual selection of behaviour

Edmund T. Rolls

in Emotion and Decision-making Explained

Published in print October 2013 | ISBN: 9780199659890
Published online January 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191772078 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659890.003.0007
Sexual behaviour, reward, and brain function; sexual selection of behaviour

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The shaping by evolution of reward system for attraction, love, and attachment are described, including the roles of sexual selection.

Keywords: attraction; attachment; love; sexual selection

Chapter.  28298 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neuroscience

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