Dr. Tatiana's sex advice to all creation / Olivia Judson.

By: Judson, OliviaMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2002Edition: 1st edDescription: x, 308 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 0805063315; 9780805063318; 9780805063325; 0805063323Other title: Sex advice to all creationSubject(s): Sex behavior in animals | Sex differencesDDC classification: 306.7 LOC classification: QL761 | .J83 2002Other classification: 77.85
Contents:
Let slip the whores of war -- A sketch of the battlefield -- The expense is damnable -- Fruits of knowledge -- Swords or pistols -- How to win even if you're a loser -- The evolution of depravity -- How to make love to a cannibal -- Crimes of passion -- Hell hath no fury -- Aphrodisiacs, love potions, and other recipes from Cupid's kitchen -- Till death do us part -- Are men necessary : usually, but not always -- The fornications of kings -- Eve's testicle -- Wholly virgin.
Summary: A guide to non-traditional sexual expression, presented as answers to written letters, draws on the author's expertise in evolutionary biology and considers such topics as bestiality, sex changes, virgin births, and male pregnancy.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [260]-297) and index.

pt. 1. Let slip the whores of war -- 1. A sketch of the battlefield -- 2. The expense is damnable -- 3. Fruits of knowledge -- 4. Swords or pistols -- 5. How to win even if you're a loser -- pt. 2. The evolution of depravity -- 6. How to make love to a cannibal -- 7. Crimes of passion -- 8. Hell hath no fury -- 9. Aphrodisiacs, love potions, and other recipes from Cupid's kitchen -- 10. Till death do us part -- pt. 3. Are men necessary : usually, but not always -- 11. The fornications of kings -- 12. Eve's testicle -- 13. Wholly virgin.

A guide to non-traditional sexual expression, presented as answers to written letters, draws on the author's expertise in evolutionary biology and considers such topics as bestiality, sex changes, virgin births, and male pregnancy.

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Birds do it, bees do it, but the question is how. To answer, journalist and evolutionary biologist Judson crafts an alter ego named Dr. Tatiana, who passes out sex advice to all the creatures in the universe. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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Olivia Judson, born in 1970, holds degrees from Stanford and Oxford. A biologist and award-winning science journalist, she has written for The Economist, Nature, and The Times Higher Education Science Supplement. Judson is continuing her research in evolutionary biology at Imperial College in London where she lives.

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