Aug 182013
 

Advocates of Monogamy often claim it is the only natural way of life for humans while referring to Polygamy as unnatural. For centuries the defenders of Monogamy have done so based not only on the Bible, but also referring to Monogamy occurring everywhere in the animal kingdom and claiming it was also prevalent among humans. …read more

 18/08/2013, Last updated: August 18, 2013 at 16:21 pm  Polygamy Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,  3 Responses »
Aug 112013
 

The debate whether polygamy or monogamy is the natural way of life often misses important points as it is too focused on polygyny. A recent example is an article by Carl Zimmer in the New York Times claiming that monogamy brings an evolutionary advantage. The article is part of the discussion which was initiated in …read more

 11/08/2013, Last updated: August 11, 2013 at 16:50 pm  Polygamy Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,  1 Response »
Aug 042013
 

Monogamy is often presented by its proponents as the only natural and acceptable form of human family life. Scientifically this is not tenable, as is clear from statements by Peter Kappeler, Professor of sociobiology and anthropology at the University of Göttingen and Head of the Department of Behavioral Economics and Sociobiology at the German Primate …read more

 04/08/2013, Last updated: August 4, 2013 at 17:02 pm  Polygamy Tagged with: , , , , , ,  No Responses »
Aug 032013
 

Two studies of monogamy in mammals and primates recently gained much attention by the media, partly because they contradict the bestseller Sex at Dawn (see list of reports under this article). Accordingly on Facebook and Twitter there were questions about them to Chris Ryan, who together with his wife Cacilda Jethá has written Sex at Dawn, …read more

 03/08/2013, Last updated: August 3, 2013 at 10:32 am  Polygamy Tagged with: , , , , , , ,  2 Responses »
Jul 212013
 

Polyandry, to share a wife with other men, is unthinkable for most men in western countries. For tibetan families this form of polygamy is an old and working tradition. Tibetans who live like this claim that polygamy is better than monogamy: “Polygamy,” says Dongqing, “is simply the better marriage. So much stronger, so much more intense”, …read more

 21/07/2013, Last updated: July 21, 2013 at 11:47 am  Polyandry Tagged with: , , , ,  2 Responses »
Feb 112013
 

Polyamorous people often face being accused as Sex Addicts.This causes feelings of shame and guilt. All this is unnecessary, because Sex Addiction is a myth. Sex Addiction never accepted by Psychology As far as I understand from an article by David J. Ley, Ph.D., Sex addiction is not and was never an accepted scientific diagnosis: “Sex …read more

 11/02/2013, Last updated: February 10, 2013 at 20:45 pm  Sexuality Tagged with: , , , ,  1 Response »
Feb 102013
 

Like many people I think that one of the best ways to get information is listening to people with lots of experience, and there are probably few with as much experience on Polyamory as Franklin Veaux. Blogger Polysingleish did an Interview with Franklin Veaux that is absolutely worthwhile reading from start to finish, because it …read more

 10/02/2013, Last updated: February 10, 2013 at 20:09 pm  Polyamory Tagged with: , , ,  11 Responses »