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Dr Jaimie Krems is an Assistant Professor at Oklahoma State University and a social psychologist whose research explores human social cognition, emotions, and behaviour. Evolution has shaped the way that men and women make and break friendships. It's made us into life-saving, caring, aggressive, jea...

Dr Jaimie Krems is an Assistant Professor at Oklahoma State University and a social psychologist whose research explores human social cognition, emotions, and behaviour.

Evolution has shaped the way that men and women make and break friendships. It's made us into life-saving, caring, aggressive, jealous, friend-guarding, backbiting, gossiping animals, but why is it that male and female friendships are so different, and a ton of other fascinating insights.

Expect to learn why a woman's body shape is so important to her attractiveness, why venting is a manipulative social strategy, how men with dad bods are literally perceived as better dads, why women who have casual sex are seen as having lower self-esteem even though there's no data to back it up, how a pro-life stance on abortion might be less virtuous than people first think and much more...

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00:00 Intro
00:24 How Male & Female Friendships Differ
08:38 The Female Need to Vent
18:01 How Attractiveness Impacts Female Friendships
25:30 Finding a Balance of Jealousy
31:49 Perceiving Women’s Shapes & Sizes
41:54 Why Women Dress the Way They Do
47:56 Does Slut-Shaming Come More From Men Than Women?
55:33 Attitudes to Abortion as a Mating Strategy
1:06:47 Impact of Sexual Strategy on Religious Beliefs
1:11:26 Relationship Between Casual Sex & Self-Esteem
1:19:29 What’s Next for Jaimie’s Research
1:24:46 The Need for Friendship for Happiness
1:29:34 Where to Find Dr Krems

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