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"Love Letter to Barack Obama" By Laura Betzig. PSYCHOLOGY TODAY, The Political Animal,
Human History as Natural History.

Articles:

Why Polygyny is Bad for National Security,” by Valerie Hudson and Rose McDermott, POLITICO, July 2015

"'This Idea Must Die' Puts Speculative Self-Correction Back in the Driver's Seat," by Norman Bell, POPMATTERS, May 2015

"Jetez ces idées qui nous empechent de penser," by Pascaline Minet and Nic Ulmi, LE TEMPS, February 2015

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Think ‘Affairs? So What?’” by Suzi Godson, HUFFINGTON POST, December 2014

"Ann Arbor native Eric Betzig wins Nobel Prize," by Robert Allen, DETROIT FREE PRESS, October 2014

"What Scientific Idea is Ready for Retirement?," by John Brockman, EDGE Annual Question, January 2014
http://www.edge.org/inthenews/what-scientific-idea-is-ready-for-retirement

"Which Scientific Ideas Do We Need to Get Rid Of," by George Dvorsky, io9, January 2014
http://io9.com/which-scientific-ideas-do-we-need-to-get-rid-of-1501206697

"Zuma's Wives: How Humans Evolved a Link Between Inequality and Misogyny," by Rob Brooks, THE ATLANTIC, May 2012
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2012/05/zumas-wives-how-humans-evolved-a-link-between-inequality-and-misogyny/257409/1/

“Millions of Us Have Blood of Emperors,” by Jonathan Leake, SUNDAY TIMES LONDON, February 2012
http://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/public/sitesearch.do?querystring=betzig§ionId=2&p=sto&bl=on&pf=all

“How Despots and Conquerors Changed the Genetic Makeup of the World,” by Jonathan Leake, SUNDAY TIMES AUSTRALIA, February 2012
http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/how-despots-and-conquerors-changed-the-genetic-makeup-of-the-world/story-fnb64oi6-1226281753345

“Milliones de Personas Descendien de Dictadores y Antiguos Emperadores,” EL CONFIDENCIAL, March 2012
http://www.elconfidencial.com/alma-corazon-vida/2012/03/10/millones-de-personas-descienden-de-dictadores-y-antiguos-emperadores-93931/

“Seks, przemoc I wladza w starozytnym Egipcie,” GLOS WIELKOPOLSKI, March 2012
http://www.gloswielkopolski.pl/artykul/525249,seks-przemoc-i-wladza-w-starozytnym-egipcie,id,t.html

“Chóng mat” vó’i só con cua các bâc dé vu’o’ng,” KHOAHOC.COM, March 2012
http://www.khoahoc.com.vn/khampha/kham-pha/38088_Chong-mat-voi-so-con-cua-cac-bac-de-vuong.aspx

“No Wonder There’s So Much Violence in the World!” by Ted Thornhill, DAILY MAIL, February 2012
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2106776/No-wonder-theres-violence-world-Hundreds-millions-people-related-despots-claims-study.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

“The Human Instinct to Betray,” YNET, February 2012
http://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-4187060,00.html

“Men, Sex and Power,” by Linda Lowen, ABOUT.COM, January 2012
http://womensissues.about.com/od/malefemaleattitudes/a/Men-Sex-And-Power-Why-Powerful-Men-Behave-Badly.htm

“Porquoi les Societies Occidentales ne Sont-elles pas Polygames?” by Audren Duperron, EXPRESS, September 2011
http://www.express.be/joker/fr/platdujour/pourquoi-les-societes-occidentales-ne-sont-elles-pas-polygames/152285.htm

“Sex und Autoritat,” by Rafaela von Bredow, SPIEGEL, May 2011
cartoonhttp://www.spiegel.de/wissenschaft/mensch/0,1518,764593,00.html

“Sex, Putere si Politicienci cu un Libidou Crescut,” ACTUALITATE, May 2011
http://www.romanialibera.ro/actualitate/eveniment/sex-putere-si-politicieni-cu-un-libidou-crescut-226822.html

“Sex in the Old Testament: God is a Darwinist,” by Gad Saad, PSYCHOLOGY TODAY, March 2010
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/homo-consumericus/201003/sex-in-the-old-testament-god-is-darwinist

“Polygamy Not Entirely a Muslim Thing” by Abbey Kibirige Semuwemba, THE OBSERVER, March 2010
http://www.observer.ug/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=7685:faith-polygamy-not-entirely-a-muslim-thing&catid=43:sizzling&Itemid=71

“Is Polygamy a Muslim Thing or a World Order?” by Abbey Kibirige, THE INDEPENDENT, March 2010
http://www.independent.co.ug/index.php/column/comment/70-comment/2568-is-polygamy-a-muslim-thing-or-a-world-order

“Dear Darwin: Evolution Doesn’t Want You Too Happy,” by Robert Valko, VAIL DAILY, March 2010
http://www.vaildaily.com/article/20100319/AE/100319586/1078&ParentProfile=1062

“In Defense of Tiger Woods, AND of his Critics,” by Douglas Kenrick, PSYCHOLOGY TODAY, December 2009
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/sex-murder-and-the-meaning-life/200912/in-defense-tiger-woods-and-his-critics

“Tales of Republicans, Bonobos and Adultery,” by Eduardo Porter, NEW YORK TIMES, July 2009
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/03/opinion/03fri4.html?ref=opinion

“Los Mandatarios y el Sexo,” by José Brechner, DIARIO DE AMÉRICA, May 2009
http://diariodeamerica.com/front_nota_detalle.php?id_noticia=5201

"Democracy, Dictatorship and Polygamy" by Paul Rubin, REGULATION, Summer 2008
http://www.cato.org/pubs/regulation/regv31n2/v31n2-noted.pdf

"Why Scholars Just Can't Stop Talking About Sarah and Hagar" by Julia Klein, US NEWS & WORLD REPORT, January 2008
http://www.usnews.com/articles/news/religion/2008/01/25/why-scholars-just-cant-stop-talking-about-sarah-and-hagar.html?PageNr=2

"Blame the Rich," by Richard Conniff, SMITHSONIAN, December 2007
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/presence-rich-200712.html

“Ten Politically Incorrect Truths About Human Nature,” by Alan Miller, PSYCHOLOGY TODAY, July 2007
http://www.mywire.com/pubs/PsychologyToday/2007/07/01/4190475?page=1

“Why is a Hindu Temple Like a Soho Phone Box? Must I Draw You a Picture?” by Terence Kealey, TIMES ONLINE, September 2006
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/comment/columnists/guest_contributors/article642206.ece

“Women of the Bible: Sarah & Hagar,” by Julia Klein, US NEWS & WORLD REPORT, December 2005 http://www.usnews.com/usnews/store/products/prod_womenbible.htm

“The Proper Study of Mankind,” by Geoffrey Carr, THE ECONOMIST, December 2005
http://www.economist.com/opinion/displaystory.cfm?story_id=5299220

“The Joy of More Sex,” by Robert Winston, SIDNEY MORNING HERALD, January 2003
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2003/01/10/1041990089907.html

“So, You Want to Be the Boss?” by Richard Conniff, DISCOVER, May 2000
http://discovermagazine.com/2000/may/06-featso

“Politics Made Me do it,” by Robert Wright, TIME, February 1998
http://www.cnn.com/ALLPOLITICS/1998/01/26/time/wright.html

“Despots Put it about a Bit,” by Peter Aldhous, NEW SCIENTIST, February 1997
http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg15320702.300-despots-put-it-about-a-bit.html

"Styles of Polygamy," by Robert Wright, SLATE, August 1996
http://www.slate.com/id/2013/

"La Guerra del Sofa," by Manuel Hidalgo, EL MUNDO, May/June 1996.
http://www.el-mundo.es/magazine/m63/textos/sofa1.html

"Why Presidents Have More Sons," by Matt Ridley, NEW SCIENTIST, December 1994
http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg14419543.900.html/

"Our Cheating Hearts," by Robert Wright, TIME, August 1994.
http://www.canadiancrc.com/articles/Time_Magazine_infidelity_in_genes_15AUG94.htm

"Sex in History," by Laura Betzig, MICHIGAN TODAY, March 1994
www.umich.edu/~newsinfo/MT/94/Mar94/mt1m94a.html


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