DiscoverThe Jordan Harbinger Show573: David Buss | When Men Behave Badly
573: David Buss | When Men Behave Badly

573: David Buss | When Men Behave Badly

Update: 2021-10-149


David Buss (@profdavidbuss) is considered the world’s leading scientific expert on the evolutionary psychology of human mating strategies. He is the author of several books on the subject, most recently When Men Behave Badly: The Hidden Roots of Sexual Deception, Harassment, and Assault.

What We Discuss with David Buss:

  • Why, from an evolutionary standpoint, the reproductive interests of males and females sometimes diverge.

  • Why metabolizing alcohol differently makes women more susceptible to an expectation of bonding (and how some men exploit this).

  • The Dark Triad traits that mark the men most likely to have short-term relationships and cheat.

  • How do women use active signaling to show they're more open to short-term relationships?

  • She's not playing hard to get. If she rejects you softly, it isn't an invitation to try harder -- it's a survival tactic meant to avoid prompting a violent reaction.

  • And much more...

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Aaron Britton

This might be one of the most fascinating conversations I've heard in a while.

Oct 25th
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573: David Buss | When Men Behave Badly

573: David Buss | When Men Behave Badly

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