The Evolution of Human Sexuality: The Latest Word and the Last

  title={The Evolution of Human Sexuality: The Latest Word and the Last},
  author={Sarah Blaffer Hrdy},
  journal={The Quarterly Review of Biology},
  pages={309 - 314}
  • S. Hrdy
  • Published 1 September 1979
  • Psychology
  • The Quarterly Review of Biology

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