Sex differences in mate choice criteria are reflected in folktales from around the world and in historical european literature

Evolution and Human Behavior Vol/Iss. 25 Published In Pages: 102-112
By Gottschall, Jonathan, Martin, Johanna, Quish, Hadley, Rea, Jon


This article expands on Buss's (1989) study of the differences in male and female mate preferences in Western folktale characters by adding non-Western data. The new results show support for Buss's original findings.

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