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Christopher Ryan


Christopher Ryan has taught at the University of Barcelona Medical School and published both scientific and popular articles and book chapters on human sexuality, as well as the New York Times bestseller Sex at Dawn: the prehistoric origins of modern sexuality, which he co-authored with his wife, Cacilda Jethá.

Christopher received his PhD in research psychology at Saybrook Graduate School in San Francisco, focusing on pre-historic sexual behaviour.

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