Mapping the Conceptual Space of Jealousy

  title={Mapping the Conceptual Space of Jealousy},
  author={Katherine N. Hanson Sobraske and James S. Boster and Steven J. C. Gaulin},
Evolutionary approaches to the study of romantic jealousy have principally been guided by the idea that there are two types of threats to romantic relationships—sexual and emotional—and that these two affect men and women's fitness differently. While this approach has garnered considerable empirical support, it has not investigated the full conceptual domain of jealousy. To do so, we employ techniques developed by cognitive anthropologists and psychologists. Correspondence analysis of… 

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