caveman mystique pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science by Martha McCaughey

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Published by Routledge/Taylor and Francis in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sex role,
  • Men -- Psychology,
  • Masculinity,
  • Sex,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Violence,
  • Evolution (Biology)

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Statementby Martha McCaughey.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1075 .M4 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17440634M
ISBN 109780415934756, 9780415934749
LC Control Number2007010352

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She is the director of Women's Studies at Appalachian State research and writings have dealt extensively with evolutionary psychology as applied to most recent book is The Caveman Mystique: Pop-Darwinism and the Debates over Sex, Violence, and Science (, Routledge).Education: University of Michigan (B.A.), University.

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McCaughey argues that evolution has nearly replaced religion as a moral guide for understanding who we are and what we must overcome to be good ng together insights from the fields of science studies, body studies, feminist theory and queer theory, The Caveman Mystique offers a fresh understanding of science, science popularization.

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As Martha McCaughey notes in her recent book, The Caveman Mystique, whereas once Western white men found any suggestion of affinities between their human behavior and that of apes and cavemen repugnant, curiously “today many men find solace” in such comparisons common in popularized evolutionary psychology narratives.

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New York: Routledge,pp, US$, ISBN.caveman mystique," using a new understanding of the male body and social justice perspective to alter the social and political landscape (p.

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