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Helen Fisher, PhD Biological Anthropologist, is a member of the Center for Human Evolutionary Studies in the Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University and Chief Scientific Advisor to the Internet dating site Match.com. She has conducted extensive research and written five books on the evolution and future of human sex, love, marriage, gender differences in the brain and how your personality type shapes who you are and who you love.

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Why Him? Why Her?: How to Find and Keep Lasting Love (January 2010)

Why Him Why Her bookWhy do you fall in love with one person rather than another? Learn more


Neural Correlates of Four Broad Temperament Dimensions: Testing Predictions for a Novel Construct of Personality
Lucy L. Brown1, Bianca Acevedo2, Helen E. Fisher3,
1 Department of Neurology, Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, 2 Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States of America, 3 Department of Anthropology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America
Plos One, November 2013, Volume 8, Issue 11, e78734.


The brain in love (TED, February 2008)

Helen Fisher presenting at TEDWhy do people sing for love, live for love, kill for love and die for love?
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The Anatomy of Love website

Know Thy Brain, Know Thyself, Know Thy Partner
Go to the website developed by Helen and her brain scanning partner, Lucy Brown.
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Blueprint of the Mind
November 14, 2013

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