Sexual Monogamy

Some articles on monogamy, sexual, sexual monogamy:

Animal Sexual Behaviour - Mating Systems - Monogamy - Social Monogamy
... See also Evolution of monogamy Social monogamy refers to a male and female's social living arrangement (e.g ... indicative of a social pair, and/or proximity between a male and female) without inferring any sexual interactions or reproductive patterns ... In humans, social monogamy takes the form of monogamous marriage ...
Monogamous Pairing In Animals - Animals - Testis Size
... In polygynous species, where one male controls sexual access to females, the testes tend to be small ... One male defends exclusive sexual access to a group of females and thereby eliminates sperm competition ... Humans, which have a socially monogamous mating system, accompanied by moderate amounts of sexual non-monogamy (see incidence of monogamy), have moderately sized testes ...
Varieties of Monogamy in Biology
... have led biologists to talk about the three varieties of monogamy social monogamy, sexual monogamy, and genetic monogamy ... three are important to the modern understanding of monogamy ... Many animals that form pairs to mate and raise offspring regularly engage in sexual activities with partners other than their primary mate ...
Monogamy - Non-human Animals - Mating System
... Monogamy is one of several mating systems observed in animals ... Social monogamy, sexual monogamy, and genetic monogamy can occur in different combinations ... Social monogamy refers to the overtly observed living arrangement whereby a male and female share territory and engage in behaviour indicative of a social pair, but does not imply ...
Psychology Of Sexual Monogamy
... The psychology of sexual monogamy deals with the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors of human beings in sexually monogamous relationships ... Psychological studies of sexual monogamy are sparse ... Psychologists tend to be more interested in sexual non-monogamy, especially the causes and consequences of sexual infidelity ...