Sexual Attraction

Sexual Attraction

1st Edition - January 1, 1978

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  • Authors: Mark Cook, Robert McHenry
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483182018

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Sexual Attraction is a very interesting and creative study on how humans get attracted to their opposite sex, presenting scientific basis of sexual attraction among humans. This book begins by elaborating on sexual arousal in humans, which is followed by a discussion on what is sexually desirable for a person. This discussion examines physical appearance of humans that contributes to sexual attraction. The two subsequent chapters are devoted to examining sexual behaviors, particularly the interesting topic of “love at first sight” and the concept of love. This book then explains how attraction can lead to marriage, explaining how two persons sexually attracted to each other successfully prolong the attraction and have a lasting relationship. This book ends by explaining the responses of other people who believe their unattractive appearance is the cause of their dull social and sexual lives. This book will surely be of interest to anyone interested in exploring sexual attraction. Because this book is science-based, it is helpful as well to those in the field of psychology and counseling.

Table of Contents

  • Preface

    Chapter 1 Beauty and the Beast

    Chapter 2 Your Face is Your Fortune

    Chapter 3 Love at First Sight?

    Chapter 4 You Can Tell at a Glance

    Chapter 5 The Thrill of the Chase

    Chapter 6 For Better, for Worse

    Chapter 7 Take a Look at Yourself

    Chapter 8 Future Appearances

    Author Index

    Subject Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 214
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 2013
  • Published: January 1, 1978
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483182018

About the Authors

Mark Cook

Mark Cook has been in the oil and gas industry since 1981. He spent eleven years with Shell International working as a reservoir engineer in a variety of locations world-wide and has worked on exploration prospect evaluation, field development planning and production operations. After completing an MBA, he left Shell to co-found TRACS International, providing training and consultancy services to the industry, and worked as petroleum engineer and company Director. When TRACS was acquired by AGR Petroleum Services, he managed the UK and Russian Reservoir Management businesses until 2011. He is active in reserves evaluation for clients including international oil companies, small to medium enterprises. Mark has written and delivers a series of training courses in reservoir engineering, risk analysis and petroleum economics. He is co-author of the popular “Hydrocarbon Exploration and Production” textbook, a SPE Distinguished Lecturer and guest lecturer in petroleum engineering at Aberdeen University, Heriot-Watt University and University College Dublin.

Affiliations and Expertise

TRACS International, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

Robert McHenry

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