Love is a conformal reaction to the norms and values that prevail in society. And the norm in a modern developed society is, in particular, the idea that everyone at a certain age should experience love. In order for a person to be capable of such a strong emotional attachment as love is, certain prerequisites are necessary. Two groups of these premises can be distinguished.
The first we describe as the assimilation of a system of codes to denote emotional states. It is assimilated in the process of socialization, through literature, cinema, television. Through the identification of the reader or viewer with the hero, it becomes possible to share his feelings, a person learns to interpret his own emotional states. Through a Continue reading
Why do all people crave love and are even ready to die for it? To answer this question, a research group led by Helen Fisher undertook to study the results of brain tomography of lovers and those who recently experienced a breakdown.
American anthropologist Helen Fisher
Professor Helen Fisher, an anthropologist at Rutgers University in New Jersey, author of five books and hundreds of scientific articles, studies human love as a biology phenomenon.
Fisher became known for her studies of the behavior of people in love. From the point of view of an Continue reading
There is a fairly common myth about the lodging of men and their tendency to cheat on their wives and partners. Is it really? If such a myth exists, then it is definitely beneficial for someone. At what age are men more likely to cheat? Is there anything in common with a man’s infidelity? Psychologists Adam M. Alter and Hal E. Hershfield, who interviewed more than 42 thousand men from more than 100 countries of the world, tried to understand this question. What did they do?
What age is cheating more characteristic of a man? Continue reading