2009 Archives

Evolutionary psychologist talks about attraction and human mating

February 5, 2009

 David Buss,

Evolutionary Psychologist David Buss at SMU in 2009
See Part 1 and Part 2 of David Buss's lecture
a nationally respected evolutionary psychologist, spoke at SMU on "Strategies of Human Mating" on Jan. 26, 2009, as part of the University's celebration of the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth.

Speaking to an overflow crowd in the Hughes-Trigg Student Center, Buss said the very different ways that men and women pursue each other today stems from thousands of years of human evolution. See Part 1 and Part 2 of his presentation, now available online.

For more information about Darwin, author of the groundbreaking The Origin of Species, visit SMU's "Darwin's Evolving Legacy" website.


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