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Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers has 56 ratings and 11 reviews. Aurélien said: ‘There is agreement that testosterone increases muscle strength and sexual activ. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Heroes, rogues, and lovers: Testosterone and behavior. | In this book, the author provides an overview of the state of. Heroes, Rogues and Lovers -. Testosterone and Behavior. By. James McBride Dabbs with Mary. Godwin Dabbs. McGraw-Hill. (2 Penn Plaza, NY ).

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Heroes, rogues, and lovers: I first read this book years ago and loved it then.

Sage rated it really liked it Sep 20, DW rated it liked it Jan 24, If you’re a student of human behavior and who isn’t? I recently re-read it, and my take on it has soured somewhat.

Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers: Testosterone and Behavior by James McBride Dabbs

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Yet this is still a fun book to read, and some of the evidence is indeed compelling. A mixture of anecdotal and sciencetific studies, of mixed value.

Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers: For the rest of my review, click here: How serious is that!? For example, I find certain people in my acquaintance annoying, because they are annoying, not because I see them only at a specific point in my monthly cycle.


There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The central problem with the book stems from the poor or poorly explained research design of the studies that it invokes.

Return to Book Page. Too many anecdotes and armchair speculations; he could have just stuck to his published studies, but the basic themes are important for people to know especially since biological explanations for sex differences in behavior can be taboo in some circles.

But actors have high levels, even though both they and ministers perform in front of a stage? The book is very easy to read and is hefoes, clear, and enthusiastically written. Farmers have lower testosterone levels?

She has a lifelong commitment to women’s issues and politics, and is a former publicist with several feminist organizations. Be the first to ask a question about Heroes, Rogues, and Lovers.

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Bernadette Balla rated it it was amazing Jan 01, Poppy M rated it it was amazing Dec 13, Ian rated it really liked it Feb 16, Indeed, on the one hand they describe people with high testosterone levels as ‘confident, tough, competitive, bold, energetic, attractive to the opposite sex, and Julie Chadwell rated it it was amazing Jul 21, Books by James McBride Dabbs.


I gestosterone this book fascinating and, in many ways, life changing.

Contents The Animal Within. Interesting, well-written, thoughtful but the foundation for conclusions not entirely satisfying. Ministers also rogus high levels? Oct 17, Jon-Paul rated it it was amazing.

Heroes, Rogues and Lovers: Testosterone and Behavior

The causal mechanism is most plausible when the author describes the effects of administering testosterone or castration on animals. Trivia About Heroes, Rogues, a To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

In fact, it seemed to me that James and Mary Dabbs had their own preconceived ideas about the role of testosterone in both men and women and so set on to list everything they could to reinforce but not challenge their bias. James Harris rated anc really liked it Oct 01, But the authors argue that the picture is more complex: John Hill rated it really liked it Aug 28, Refresh and try again.