Gillian Rhodes

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Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Attractiveness of facial averageness and symmetry in non-western cultures: in search of biologically based standards of beauty
    G Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6907, Australia
    Perception 30:611-25. 2001
  2. ncbi Attractiveness of own-race, other-race, and mixed-race faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 34:319-40. 2005
  3. ncbi The evolutionary psychology of facial beauty
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:199-226. 2006
  4. doi Sex-specific norms code face identity
    Gillian Rhodes
    FaceLab, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Vis 11:1. 2011
  5. pmc Higher-level mechanisms detect facial symmetry
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1379-84. 2005
  6. ncbi Adaptive norm-based coding of facial identity
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 46:2977-87. 2006
  7. ncbi Expert face coding: configural and component coding of own-race and other-race faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Psychon Bull Rev 13:499-505. 2006
  8. ncbi Adaptive face coding and discrimination around the average face
    Gillian Rhodes
    The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 47:974-89. 2007
  9. ncbi The timecourse of higher-level face aftereffects
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 47:2291-6. 2007
  10. ncbi Perceived health contributes to the attractiveness of facial symmetry, averageness, and sexual dimorphism
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 36:1244-52. 2007

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Publications73

  1. ncbi Attractiveness of facial averageness and symmetry in non-western cultures: in search of biologically based standards of beauty
    G Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Perth, WA 6907, Australia
    Perception 30:611-25. 2001
    ..We also discuss some limitations of our studies, and consider other lines of converging evidence that may help determine whether preferences for average and symmetric faces are biologically based...
  2. ncbi Attractiveness of own-race, other-race, and mixed-race faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 34:319-40. 2005
    ..These results suggest that signs of health may be more important than prototypicality in making average faces attractive...
  3. ncbi The evolutionary psychology of facial beauty
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:199-226. 2006
    ..Others have argued that they may simply be by-products of the way brains process information. Although often presented as alternatives, I argue that both kinds of selection pressures may have shaped our perceptions of facial beauty...
  4. doi Sex-specific norms code face identity
    Gillian Rhodes
    FaceLab, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    J Vis 11:1. 2011
    ..We suggest that the use of category-specific norms may increase coding efficiency and help us discriminate thousands of faces despite their similarity as patterns...
  5. pmc Higher-level mechanisms detect facial symmetry
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 272:1379-84. 2005
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  6. ncbi Adaptive norm-based coding of facial identity
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 46:2977-87. 2006
    ..Component identities were also harder to detect in morphs of opposite than non-opposite face pairs. We propose an adaptive norm-based coding model of face identity...
  7. ncbi Expert face coding: configural and component coding of own-race and other-race faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Psychon Bull Rev 13:499-505. 2006
    ..These results challenge explanations of face expertise that rely solely on configural and holistic processing, and also call into question the widespread interpretation of large inversion decrements as diagnostic of configural coding...
  8. ncbi Adaptive face coding and discrimination around the average face
    Gillian Rhodes
    The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 47:974-89. 2007
    ..We conclude that adaptive face coding does not enhance discrimination around the average face...
  9. ncbi The timecourse of higher-level face aftereffects
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 47:2291-6. 2007
    ..They also reinforce the perceptual nature of face aftereffects, ruling out demand characteristics and other post-perceptual factors as plausible accounts...
  10. ncbi Perceived health contributes to the attractiveness of facial symmetry, averageness, and sexual dimorphism
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 36:1244-52. 2007
    ..These results show that perceptions of attractiveness are sensitive to a healthy appearance, and are consistent with the hypothesis that preferences may be adaptations for mate choice...
  11. doi Perceptual adaptation to facial asymmetries
    Gillian Rhodes
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Psychon Bull Rev 16:503-8. 2009
    ..Parallel changes occurred for attractiveness. We suggest that perceptual adaptation may provide the proximate mechanism for an evolutionarily adaptive focus on FAs...
  12. ncbi Specialised higher-level mechanisms for facial-symmetry perception: evidence from orientation-tuning functions
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 36:1804-12. 2007
    ..Taken together, the results implicate specialised, higher-level mechanisms in the detection of, and preference for, facial symmetry...
  13. doi Contact and other-race effects in configural and component processing of faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Psychol 100:717-28. 2009
    ..However, as found for recognition memory generally, the contact effects were small, indicating that other factors must play a substantial role in cross-race differences in face memory...
  14. ncbi Race coding and the other-race effect in face recognition
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Perception 38:232-41. 2009
    ..We suggest that poorer recognition of other-race faces may reflect reduced perceptual expertise with such faces and perhaps reduced motivation to individuate them...
  15. doi Orientation-sensitivity of face identity aftereffects
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Vision Res 49:2379-85. 2009
    ..With orientation varied within participants, the results were less clear. We suggest that adaptation of expert face-coding mechanisms can contribute to face identity aftereffects, although the effect may not be very robust...
  16. doi The fusiform face area and occipital face area show sensitivity to spatial relations in faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    Eur J Neurosci 30:721-33. 2009
    ..We suggest that the sensitivity of the FFA and right OFA to spatial relations in faces may contribute to our impressive ability to individuate faces despite their similarity as visual patterns...
  17. doi Does perceived race affect discrimination and recognition of ambiguous-race faces? A test of the sociocognitive hypothesis
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 36:217-23. 2010
    ..These results provide no support for the sociocognitive hypothesis. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  18. doi Perceptual adaptation helps us identify faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia
    Vision Res 50:963-8. 2010
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  19. ncbi Orientation-contingent face aftereffects and implications for face-coding mechanisms
    Gillian Rhodes
    University of Western Australia, Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, WA 6009, Australia
    Curr Biol 14:2119-23. 2004
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  20. ncbi Sex-typicality and attractiveness: are supermale and superfemale faces super-attractive?
    G Rhodes
    University of Western Australia and University of Canterbury, New Zealand
    Br J Psychol 91:125-40. 2000
    ..These results indicate that feminization, rather than sex exaggeration per se, is attractive in human faces, and they corroborate similar findings by Perrett et al. (1998)...
  21. ncbi Are average and symmetric faces attractive to infants? Discrimination and looking preferences
    Gillian Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Perth, Australia
    Perception 31:315-21. 2002
    ..We suggest that the infant looking behaviour may reflect a novelty preference rather than an aesthetic preference...
  22. ncbi Facial distinctiveness and the power of caricatures
    G Rhodes
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Perception 26:207-23. 1997
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  23. pmc Does sexual dimorphism in human faces signal health?
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 270:S93-5. 2003
    ..However, they suggest that any health-related evolutionary benefits obtained from preferences for attractive facial traits may be weak...
  24. ncbi Fitting the mind to the world: face adaptation and attractiveness aftereffects
    Gillian Rhodes
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Psychol Sci 14:558-66. 2003
    ..Recalibration of preferences may have important consequences, given the powerful effects of perceived attractiveness on person perception, mate choice, social interactions, and social outcomes for individuals...
  25. ncbi Is the fusiform face area specialized for faces, individuation, or expert individuation?
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Perth, Australia
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:189-203. 2004
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  26. doi Body dissatisfaction and attentional bias to thin bodies
    Rebecca Glauert
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 43:42-9. 2010
    ..Evidence for attentional biases to weight- and shape-related information in women with eating concerns is inconclusive...
  27. ncbi Enhanced attention amplifies face adaptation
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Vision Res 51:1811-9. 2011
    ..These results highlight the potential to facilitate adaptive updating of face-coding mechanisms by strategic deployment of attentional resources...
  28. ncbi Autistic traits are linked to reduced adaptive coding of face identity and selectively poorer face recognition in men but not women
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 51:2702-8. 2013
    ..These sex differences indicate that autistic traits can have different neurocognitive correlates in men and women and raise the intriguing possibility that endophenotypes of autism can differ in males and females. ..
  29. ncbi Opposite aftereffects for Chinese and Caucasian faces are selective for social category information and not just physical face differences
    Emma Jaquet
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 60:1457-67. 2007
    ..g., contracted SuperChinese and expanded Chinese faces). These results suggest that opposite aftereffects for Chinese and Caucasian faces reflect the recalibration of face neurons tuned to high-level social category information...
  30. doi Four-to-six-year-old children use norm-based coding in face-space
    Linda Jeffery
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    J Vis 10:18. 2010
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  31. ncbi Broadly tuned, view-specific coding of face shape: opposing figural aftereffects can be induced in different views
    Linda Jeffery
    The University of Western Australia, School of Psychology, 35 Stirling Highway, M304, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Vision Res 47:3070-7. 2007
    ..Cancellation increased monotonically as the angle between two adapting views decreased, consistent with broadly tuned, view-specific coding of face shape...
  32. pmc Facial expressions of threat influence perceived gaze direction in 8 year-olds
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e49317. 2012
    ..Alternatively, children may be particularly sensitive to anger in adult faces...
  33. ncbi Recognizing the un-real McCoy: priming and the modularity of face recognition
    Therese F Faulkner
    University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
    Psychon Bull Rev 9:327-34. 2002
    ..Neither effect could be explained as a speed-accuracy tradeoff. These results fail to support Fodor's conjecture that face processing is encapsulated...
  34. pmc Women can judge sexual unfaithfulness from unfamiliar men's faces
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Biol Lett 9:20120908. 2013
    ..We conclude that impressions of sexual faithfulness from faces have a kernel of truth, at least for women, and that they may help people assess the quality of potential mates about whom they have minimal behavioural information...
  35. doi Face recognition impairments despite normal holistic processing and face space coding: evidence from a case of developmental prosopagnosia
    Tirta Susilo
    Department of Psychology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Cogn Neuropsychol 27:636-64. 2010
    ..g., part-based processing). Our article also highlights the importance of internal task reliability in drawing inferences from single-case studies...
  36. pmc Preferences across the menstrual cycle for masculinity and symmetry in photographs of male faces and bodies
    Marianne Peters
    Centre for Evolutionary Biology, School of Animal Biology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e4138. 2009
    ..These studies have required participants to choose between subtle variations in computer-generated stimuli, and preferences for more natural stimuli have not been investigated...
  37. ncbi Nine-year-old children use norm-based coding to visually represent facial expression
    Nichola Burton
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 39:1261-9. 2013
    ..Results indicate that, like adults, children's coding of facial expressions is norm-based...
  38. doi Visual coding of human bodies: perceptual aftereffects reveal norm-based, opponent coding of body identity
    Gillian Rhodes
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 39:313-7. 2013
    ..More generally, they show that a norm-based multidimensional framework, which is well established for face perception, may provide a powerful framework for understanding body perception...
  39. doi Children's face identity representations are no more view specific than those of adults
    Linda Jeffery
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 39:450-63. 2013
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  40. doi Distinguishing norm-based from exemplar-based coding of identity in children: evidence from face identity aftereffects
    Linda Jeffery
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 37:1824-40. 2011
    ..We conclude that children's poor face identification skills cannot be attributed to a failure to use norm-based coding...
  41. pmc Facial attractiveness ratings from video-clips and static images tell the same story
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and Its Disorders and School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e26653. 2011
    ..We speculate that this validity may stem from our tendency to make rapid and robust judgements of attractiveness...
  42. doi Genetic diversity revealed in human faces
    Hanne C Lie
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Hwy, Crawley WA 6009, Australia
    Evolution 62:2473-86. 2008
    ..Thus, attractive facial characteristics appear to provide visual cues to genetic quality in both males and females, supporting the view that face preferences have been shaped by selection pressures to identify high-quality mates...
  43. pmc The relationship between sexual dimorphism in human faces and fluctuating asymmetry
    Nicole Koehler
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S233-6. 2004
    ..Our results provide validation of our ability to measure aspects of asymmetry that are perceived to be symmetrical, and aspects of sexual dimorphism that are perceived as feminine in females and masculine in males...
  44. doi Atypical updating of face representations with experience in children with autism
    Louise Ewing
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Dev Sci 16:116-23. 2013
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  45. ncbi Familiar other-race faces show normal holistic processing and are robust to perceptual stress
    Elinor McKone
    School of Psychology, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Perception 36:224-48. 2007
    ..We conclude that practice with other-race individuals can rapidly engage normal face-processing mechanisms...
  46. ncbi It's not just average faces that are attractive: computer-manipulated averageness makes birds, fish, and automobiles attractive
    Jamin Halberstadt
    Department of Psychology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Psychon Bull Rev 10:149-56. 2003
    ..The other is a preference for averageness per se, which was found for birds and fish, but not for automobiles, and may reflect a preference for features signaling genetic quality in living organisms, including conspecifics...
  47. pmc How well does second-to-fourth-digit ratio in hands correlate with other indications of masculinity in males?
    Nicole Koehler
    School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Proc Biol Sci 271:S296-8. 2004
    ..We failed to find significant correlations between 2D:4D ratios and these traits...
  48. ncbi The influence of divided attention on holistic face perception
    Romina Palermo
    Department of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia 6009
    Cognition 82:225-57. 2002
    ..The findings emphasize the differences in processing of upright, fractured and inverted faces and suggest that there are limitations in the number of faces that can be holistically coded in a brief time...
  49. ncbi Are preschoolers sensitive to configural information in faces?
    Elizabeth Pellicano
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia
    Dev Sci 9:270-7. 2006
    ..This effect was lost when faces were inverted. The results suggest that adult-like styles of face processing are present from 4 years of age...
  50. doi Face aftereffects indicate dissociable, but not distinct, coding of male and female faces
    Emma Jaquet
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 34:101-12. 2008
    ..Taken together, these results indicate that both common and sex-selective mechanisms code male and female faces...
  51. ncbi Identification of own-race and other-race faces: implications for the representation of race in face space
    Graham Byatt
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    Psychon Bull Rev 11:735-41. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in relation to the standard MDS account of race effects and also an alternative "race-feature" hypothesis...
  52. ncbi Contact, configural coding and the other-race effect in face recognition
    Kirsten J Hancock
    University of Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Psychol 99:45-56. 2008
    ..Importantly, smaller cross-race differences in configural coding were also associated with a smaller ORE in face recognition...
  53. doi Body dissatisfaction and the effects of perceptual exposure on body norms and ideals
    Rebecca Glauert
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 42:443-52. 2009
    ..It is often suggested that sociocultural processes are the main cause of such widespread dissatisfaction. Here, we consider how perceptual effects may influence ideas of body normality and body ideals...
  54. ncbi View-specific coding of face shape
    Linda Jeffery
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    Psychol Sci 17:501-5. 2006
    ..The aftereffects survived a size change between adaptation and test faces (Experiment 2), a result that rules out low-level adaptation as an explanation. These results provide strong evidence that face-shape coding is view-specific...
  55. ncbi Individual differences in adaptive coding of face identity are linked to individual differences in face recognition ability
    Gillian Rhodes
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 40:897-903. 2014
    ..More generally, these results highlight the important functional role of adaptive face-coding mechanisms in face expertise, taking us beyond the traditional focus on holistic coding mechanisms...
  56. doi Reevaluating the selectivity of face-processing difficulties in children and adolescents with autism
    Louise Ewing
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA 6009, Australia
    J Exp Child Psychol 115:342-55. 2013
    ..Instead, our results are consistent with a more pervasive perceptual atypicality that may affect autistic processing of non-face stimuli as well as face stimuli...
  57. doi Four year-olds use norm-based coding for face identity
    Linda Jeffery
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Australia
    Cognition 127:258-63. 2013
    ..We conclude that experience prior to age 4 is sufficient to develop a norm-based face-space and that failure to use norm-based coding cannot explain 4 year-old children's poor face identification skills...
  58. doi Insights into the development of face recognition mechanisms revealed by face aftereffects
    Linda Jeffery
    ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Br J Psychol 102:799-815. 2011
    ..These findings are consistent with an emerging picture that the key mechanisms of face perception are present early in childhood...
  59. ncbi Holistic processing of faces in preschool children and adults
    Elizabeth Pellicano
    University of Western Australia, Crawley, Australia
    Psychol Sci 14:618-22. 2003
    ....
  60. pmc Reduced face aftereffects in autism are not due to poor attention
    Louise Ewing
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e81353. 2013
    ..These findings support the notion that diminished face aftereffects in autism reflect atypicalities in adaptive norm-based coding, which could also contribute to face processing difficulties in this group. ..
  61. ncbi Perceptual adaptation affects attractiveness of female bodies
    Christopher Winkler
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Australia
    Br J Psychol 96:141-54. 2005
    ..Substantial changes in what looked normal were accompanied by congruent changes in what looked attractive, suggesting that a normal or average body shape may function as a reference point against which body attractiveness is judged...
  62. pmc Does genetic diversity predict health in humans?
    Hanne C Lie
    School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6391. 2009
    ..NonMHC-d(2) has previously been found to predict male preferences for female faces. Thus, the current findings suggest that nonMHC diversity may play a role in both natural and sexual selection acting on human populations...
  63. pmc Using effort to measure reward value of faces in children with autism
    Louise Ewing
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders, School of Psychology, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e79493. 2013
    ..These results speak against the possibility that face recognition difficulties in autism are explained by atypical reward value of faces. ..
  64. pmc Reduced gaze aftereffects are related to difficulties categorising gaze direction in children with autism
    Elizabeth Pellicano
    Centre for Research in Autism and Education, Department of Psychology and Human Development, Institute of Education, University of London, 25 Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AA UK
    Neuropsychologia 51:1504-9. 2013
    ..These results show that the mechanisms coding gaze are less flexible in autism and offer a potential new explanation for these children's difficulties discriminating subtle deviations in gaze direction...
  65. doi Reduced face identity aftereffects in relatives of children with autism
    Chiara Fiorentini
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London
    Neuropsychologia 50:2926-32. 2012
    ..e., norm-based) but less efficient than in relatives of typical children. This finding points towards the possibility that diminished adaptive mechanisms might represent a neurocognitive endophenotype for autism...
  66. pmc Low pitched voices are perceived as masculine and attractive but do they predict semen quality in men?
    Leigh W Simmons
    Centre for Evolutionary Biology, School of Animal Biology M092, University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 6:e29271. 2011
    ..These data are more consistent with a trade off between sperm production and male investment in competing for and attracting females, than with the phenotype-linked fertility hypothesis...
  67. ncbi [Time-space characteristics in cognition of facial expressions and eye contact: Psychological basis in communication]
    Sakiko Yoshikawa
    Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 104:125-32. 2002
  68. ncbi Dynamic facial expressions of emotion induce representational momentum
    Sakiko Yoshikawa
    Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:25-31. 2008
    ..This perceptual enhancement suggests that dynamic information facilitates shape processing in facial expression, which leads to the efficient detection of other people's emotional changes from their faces...
  69. ncbi Seeing happy emotion in fearful and angry faces: qualitative analysis of facial expression recognition in a bilateral amygdala-damaged patient
    Wataru Sato
    Department of Cognitive Psychology in Education, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Cortex 38:727-42. 2002
    ..More specifically, amygdala-damaged patients seem to give positively biased evaluations for these negative facial expressions...
  70. ncbi Enhanced neural activity in response to dynamic facial expressions of emotion: an fMRI study
    Wataru Sato
    Department of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University Yoshida nihonmatsucho, Sakyo, Kyoto, 606 8501, Japan
    Brain Res Cogn Brain Res 20:81-91. 2004
    ..In the same manner, the right ventral premotor cortex was also activated. These results identify the neural substrate for enhanced emotional, perceptual/cognitive, and motor processing of dynamic facial expressions of emotion...
  71. ncbi Influence of altered occlusal plane on rabbit temporomandibular joint cartilage
    Sakiko Yoshikawa
    Division of Orofacial Functions and Orthodontics, Kyushu Dental College, Manazuru, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Oral Pathol Med 37:30-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the histopathological influence of an altered occlusal plane on rabbit TMJ cartilage...
  72. ncbi The amygdala processes the emotional significance of facial expressions: an fMRI investigation using the interaction between expression and face direction
    Wataru Sato
    Department of Human and Environmental Studies, Kyoto University, Yoshida Nihonmatsucho, Sakyo, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Neuroimage 22:1006-13. 2004
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  73. ncbi Spontaneous facial mimicry in response to dynamic facial expressions
    Wataru Sato
    Department of Psychology, Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University, Yoshida Honmachi, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Cognition 104:1-18. 2007
    ..These results indicate that dynamic facial expressions elicit spontaneous and rapid facial mimicry, which functions both as a form of intra-individual processing and as inter-individual communication...