6. Saving Women and Children First: Protecting the Progeny

  1. David A. Lovejoy and
  2. Dalia Barsyte

Published Online: 31 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470979600.ch6

Sex, Stress and Reproductive Success

Sex, Stress and Reproductive Success

How to Cite

Lovejoy, D. A. and Barsyte, D. (2011) Saving Women and Children First: Protecting the Progeny, in Sex, Stress and Reproductive Success, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470979600.ch6

Author Information

  1. University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 8 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470721391

Online ISBN: 9780470979600

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Keywords:

  • Saving Women and Children First: Protecting the Progeny;
  • Sexual Selection Costs and Stress;
  • Male–Male Interaction Stressors;
  • ‘handicap principal’;
  • ‘dominant males’;
  • ‘the battle of sexes’;
  • ‘sexual arms race’

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sexual Selection Costs and Stress

  • Male–Male Interaction Stressors

  • Summary