What do we know about early human sexuality? Were early humans monogamous? In Sex At Dawn, a controversial and thought-provoking book about the origins of human sexuality, authors Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jetha examine evidence from anthropology, archaeology, primatology, anatomy and psychosexuality to show how far from human nature monogamy really is. Using this evidence, these “renegade thinkers” expose the ancient roots of human sexuality and examine their modern implications, debunking what we know about mate selection and showing how our innate capacities for love, cooperation and generosity are pointing us toward a more optimistic future.
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