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Title:
Why we love : the nature and chemistry of romantic love
Author:
Fisher, Helen E.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : H. Holt, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xiii, 301 pages : illustrations ; cm. cm
Language:
English
Contents:
"What wild ecstacy": being in love -- Animal magnetism: love among the animals -- Chemistry of love: scanning the brain "in love" -- Web of love: lust, romance, and attachment -- "That first fine careless rapture": who we choose -- Why we love: the evolution of romantic love -- Lost love: rejection, despair, and rage -- Taking control of passion: making romance last -- "The madness of the Gods": the triumph of love -- Appendix.
ISBN:
9780805069136
Format :
Book