Demonic Males: Apes and the Origins of Human Violence - Richard W. Wrangham

Demonic Males: Apes and the Origins of Human Violence

Richard W. Wrangham

Book Summary

Whatever their virtues, men are more violent than women. Why do men kill, rape, and wage war, and what can we do about it? Demonic Males offers startling new answers to these questions. Drawing on the latest discoveries about human evolution and about our closest living relatives, the great apes, the book unfolds a compelling argument that the secrets of a peaceful society