P L Vasey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Lethbridge
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Queen's English: an alternative, biosocial hypothesis for the distinctive features of "gay speech"
    Drew Rendall
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 37:188-204. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in sexual partner acquisition, retention, and harassment during female homosexual consortships in Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Am J Primatol 64:397-409. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Female-male mounting in Japanese macaques: the proximate role of sexual reward
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Behav Processes 77:405-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The biogeography and evolution of female homosexual behavior in Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 39:1439-41. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Comparative reproductive output of androphilic and gynephilic males in samoa
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 43:363-7. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Sexual orientation in men and avuncularity in Japan: implications for the kin selection hypothesis
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 41:209-15. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint What can the Samoan "Fa'afafine" teach us about the Western concept of gender identity disorder in childhood?
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Perspect Biol Med 50:481-90. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Courtship behaviour in Japanese macaques during heterosexual and homosexual consortships
    P L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Behav Processes 78:401-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Avuncular tendencies and the evolution of male androphilia in Samoan fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Arch Sex Behav 39:821-30. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Traits of separation anxiety in childhood: a retrospective study of Samoan men, women, and fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 40:511-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint The Queen's English: an alternative, biosocial hypothesis for the distinctive features of "gay speech"
    Drew Rendall
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 37:188-204. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in sexual partner acquisition, retention, and harassment during female homosexual consortships in Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Am J Primatol 64:397-409. 2004
    ..These results indicate that female sexual activity during homosexual consortships is not uniformly "masculine" in expression, but rather is a mixture of male- and female-typical behaviors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Female-male mounting in Japanese macaques: the proximate role of sexual reward
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Behav Processes 77:405-7. 2008
    ..Given the VPA region's primary role in mediating sexual response, the results of this research provide direct evidence bearing on the sexual nature of a substantial proportion of female-male mounts in Japanese macaques...
  4. doi request reprint The biogeography and evolution of female homosexual behavior in Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 39:1439-41. 2010
    ..In addition, we briefly discuss the implications of this research for the evolution of female homosexual behavior in this species...
  5. doi request reprint Comparative reproductive output of androphilic and gynephilic males in samoa
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 43:363-7. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Sexual orientation in men and avuncularity in Japan: implications for the kin selection hypothesis
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 41:209-15. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint What can the Samoan "Fa'afafine" teach us about the Western concept of gender identity disorder in childhood?
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Perspect Biol Med 50:481-90. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Courtship behaviour in Japanese macaques during heterosexual and homosexual consortships
    P L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Behav Processes 78:401-7. 2008
    ..Consequently, facultative same-sex sexual partner preference, mounting and consortships do not co-occur with male-typical patterns of courtship behaviour in female Japanese macaques...
  9. doi request reprint Avuncular tendencies and the evolution of male androphilia in Samoan fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Arch Sex Behav 39:821-30. 2010
    ..We discuss these findings in the context of alternative evolutionary explanations for male androphilia (i.e., an evolved by-product of an adaptation)...
  10. doi request reprint Traits of separation anxiety in childhood: a retrospective study of Samoan men, women, and fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 40:511-7. 2011
    ..As such, this study adds to a growing body of literature that documents the existence of cross-culturally invariant behavioral and psychological traits in male androphiles...
  11. doi request reprint An adaptive cognitive dissociation between willingness to help kin and nonkin in Samoan Fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Psychol Sci 21:292-7. 2010
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  12. pmc Birth order and male androphilia in Samoan fa'afafine
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 274:1437-42. 2007
    ..We discuss the observed effects in relation to the differing reproductive patterns exhibited by the mothers of fa'afafine and gynephilic males, and to existing social and biological theories for sexual orientation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sexual partner preference in female Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Arch Sex Behav 31:51-62. 2002
    ..Taken together, this evidence suggests that female Japanese macaques are best characterized as bisexual in orientation, not preferentially homosexual or preferentially heterosexual...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sexual reward via vulvar, perineal, and anal stimulation: a proximate mechanism for female homosexual mounting in Japanese macaques
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, T1K 3M4, Alberta, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 35:523-32. 2006
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Same-sex sexual partner preference in hormonally and neurologically unmanipulated animals
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
    Annu Rev Sex Res 13:141-79. 2002
    ..Understanding why same-sex sexual partner preference evolves in some species may involve abandoning a strictly functional perspective and, instead, approaching the issue from the perspective of each species' unique evolutionary history...
  16. ncbi request reprint Male-female and female-female mounting in Japanese macaques: a comparative study of posture and movement
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 35:117-29. 2006
    ..This study raises the larger question as to what constitutes a male-typical or female-typical behavior...
  17. ncbi request reprint A sexually dimorphic hypothalamic nucleus in a macaque species with frequent female-female mounting and same-sex sexual partner preference
    Paul L Vasey
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alta, Canada T1K 3M4
    Behav Brain Res 157:265-72. 2005
    ..This study is the first to examine the relationship between sex-atypical sexual activity and the cytoarchitecture of a hypothalamic nucleus in hormonally unmanipulated females...
  18. ncbi request reprint A retrospective study of childhood gender-atypical behavior in Samoan fa'afafine
    Nancy H Bartlett
    Department of Psychology, Mount Saint Vincent University, 166 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2J6, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 35:659-66. 2006
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  19. doi request reprint The relation between women's body esteem and friendships with gay men
    Nancy H Bartlett
    Department of Psychology, Mount Saint Vincent University, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Body Image 6:235-41. 2009
    ..Results supported the hypothesis that women's body esteem, specifically feelings of sexual attractiveness, is positively associated with friendships with gay men...
  20. doi request reprint Patterns of sexual coercion in heterosexual and non-heterosexual men and women
    Doug P VanderLaan
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 38:987-99. 2009
    ..Discussion focused on detailing which hypotheses regarding heterosexual sex differences in sexually coercive behavior were supported as well as directions for future research...
  21. doi request reprint Male sexual orientation in independent samoa: evidence for fraternal birth order and maternal fecundity effects
    Doug P VanderLaan
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 40:495-503. 2011
    ..The existence of these effects cross-culturally is discussed in the context of biological theories for the development of male androphilia...
  22. doi request reprint Feederism in a woman
    Lesley L Terry
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 40:639-45. 2011
    ..This report describes a woman who self-identified as a Feedee. It is unclear, at present, whether female Feederism represents a unique paraphilia or a thematic variation of morphophilia or sexual masochism...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mate retention behavior of men and women in heterosexual and homosexual relationships
    Doug P VanderLaan
    Department of Psychology, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta, T1K 3M4, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 37:572-85. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Patterns and universals of mate poaching across 53 nations: the effects of sex, culture, and personality on romantically attracting another person's partner
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 86:560-84. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that human mate-poaching experiences are universally linked to sex, culture, and the robust influence of personal dispositions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Universal sex differences in the desire for sexual variety: tests from 52 nations, 6 continents, and 13 islands
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:85-104. 2003
    ..Among contemporary theories of human mating, pluralistic approaches that hypothesize sex differences in the evolved design of short-term mating provide the most compelling account of these robust empirical findings...