Posted on November 21, 2015 at 11:15am
K: Is there a link between hedonism and monogamy?
W: Yes I think there is such a link. As beings designed to experience pleasure/pain, we are also designed to experience them in mostly set and specific ways. There is some natural deviation, but around some core points.
As far as monogamy goes, perhaps the best explanation I heard (though it might need fact checking) was that in primates, genital size is correlated with promiscuity. A gorilla has a relatively small sized… Continue