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Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers has 56 ratings and 11 reviews. Aurélien said: ‘There is agreement that testosterone increases muscle strength and sexual activ. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Heroes, rogues, and lovers: Testosterone and behavior. | In this book, the author provides an overview of the state of. Heroes, Rogues and Lovers -. Testosterone and Behavior. By. James McBride Dabbs with Mary. Godwin Dabbs. McGraw-Hill. (2 Penn Plaza, NY ).

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Heroes, Rogues and Lovers: Testosterone and Behavior

If you find yourself incarcerated after an unfortunate encounter with law enforcement then you have to read this book, because, after all, those who can’t “spit” a Read this book a few years back, after finding it cheap at a used book store, and it explained pretty much everything. Apr 11, Sergei Moska rated it liked it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

The truth is both remarkably more complex and more interesting scientifically. I didn’t find that very serious, and even when some arguments were seductive enough to be acknowledged, I couldn’t but stop and think: The strange thing is, despite the authors being perfectly aware that behaviour is not only a matter of biology but also depends on social and cultural factors, they tend to over-focus on the biological side of the balance.

Maybe they were tested when they were in the midst of a strenuous period anv labor. Now, I acknowledge that they themselves recognise their book to be centred around a model behavlor, as every model, is ‘good not because it contains everything, but because it provides a useful and simplified view’. McGraw-Hill- Medical – pages. Heroes, rogues, and lovers: This book’s logic is oftentimes dubious even if it turns out that it hits on the correct conclusionbut the author does not herose a fool of himself.

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Sep 21, Eleanor rated it liked it. Dec 23, Chris rated it it was amazing Shelves: Everyone is susceptible to their hormones, whether they’re male or female, it doesn’t matter.

Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers: Testosterone and Behavior by James McBride Dabbs

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Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers: Sage rated it really liked it Sep 20, At certain points the author gets far too breathless and fails to take a skeptical look at his inferences. The central problem with the book stems from behxvior poor or poorly explained research design of the studies that it invokes. Marc rated it really liked it Jul 21, Read this testostterone a few years back, after finding it cheap at a used book store, and it explained pretty much everything.

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Ministers also have high levels? Dabbs is a frequent collaborator with her husband, Jim. Most of the concl I first read this book years ago and loved it then. She has a lifelong commitment to women’s issues and politics, and is a former publicist with several feminist organizations.

But the authors argue that the picture is more complex: Paperbackpages. Ian rated it really liked it Feb 16, Kevin Maness rated it really liked it Oct 22, DW rated it liked it Jan 24, Farmers have lower testosterone levels? Joshua rated it liked it Jun 25, Opened my eyes regarding anr, why they behave the way they do.


I found this book fascinating and, in many ways, life changing. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Most of the conclusions of the book stem from observations in which there is no actual treatment. If you’re a student of human behavior and who isn’t? Poppy M rated it testksterone was amazing Dec 13, Jay Warner rated it it was amazing May 20, Alisha rated it really liked it Oct 21, Ryan L Johnson rated it it was amazing Jul 19, So when they say that out of the groups studied, farmers have the lowest levels, it’s tough to know what to make of it.

Sadly, their model and view here are just so simplified they flirt with the caricatural. Since the early s, when studies of testosterone first gained wide public attention, this principal male sex hormone has taken the rap for a range of characteristics or behaviors, including low intelligence, rape and “road rage”. Interweaving intimate case histories with first hand scientific research, Heroes, Rogues and Lovers engagingly explains the animal within us all, revealing testosherone function in human evolution and its role in surprising links between animal and human behaviors.

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Testosterone and Behavior James M. Must be because they’re so patient.