Frank McAndrew on Guys & Guns

mh-logo-2014From: Men’s Health (Emmaus, PA) -

This is not an argument about whether men should own guns, it’s why the men who do have such a deeply embedded and complex relationship with them… The emotional connection between men and guns is often left out of the debate…

“The mere act of handling and firing a gun is biologically rewarded. We get a testosterone rush,” says Dr Frank McAndrew, a psychology professor who researches human social behaviour at Knox College in the US. McAndrew explains that using a gun gives the same kick you get when you win a tennis match or outperform colleagues at work… Read more…