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Girl talk : what science can tell us about female friendship

Author: Jacqueline Mroz
Publisher: New York, NY : Seal Press, Hachette Book Group, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition
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"In Girl Talk, veteran reporter Jacqueline Mroz explores the true nature of female friendship--a phenomenon that's as culturally powerful as it is individually mysterious. Mroz takes a new look at how friendship has evolved throughout history, showing how friends tend to share more genetic commonalities than strangers, and that the more friends we have, the more empathy and pleasure chemicals are present in our  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Mroz
ISBN: 9781580057677 1580057675
Language Note: Text in English.
OCLC Number: 1028165415
Description: xix, 262 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Jacqueline Mroz.
Local System Bib Number:
on1028165415

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A New York Times' science reporter's investigation into the fascinating and distinctive nature of women's friendships, and how they shape the culture at large  Read more...
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"This quick and intriguing read will provide women with plenty of insight into their actions."--Library Journal "Covering the history, origins, current traditions, international and cultural Read more...

 
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