Evolution and Human Behavior • Vol/Iss. 26 • Published In • Pages: 257-270 •
"Societies with greater resource scarcity will have more positive valuations of fatness in women" (258).
There was a significant relationship between resource scarcity and valuations of fat in women, but the results were not in the expected direction. Threat of natural disasters was used as the best measure of resource scarcity.
|Spearman’s rank-order correlation||Not Supported||p<.05||-.51||Two-tailed|