Piotr Sorokowski

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attractiveness of blonde women in evolutionary perspective: studies with two Polish samples
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wrocław, ul J Dawida 1, 50 527 Wrocław, Poland
    Percept Mot Skills 106:737-44. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Why pigs are important in Papua? Wealth, height and reproductive success among the Yali tribe of West Papua
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, Wroclaw, Poland
    Econ Hum Biol 11:382-90. 2013
  3. pmc Judgments of sexual attractiveness: a study of the Yali tribe in Papua
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, 50 527, Wroclaw, Poland
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1209-18. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Height preferences in humans may not be universal: evidence from the Datoga people of Tanzania
    P Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, Dawida, 1, 50 527 Wroclaw, Poland
    Body Image 9:510-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Are preferences for legs length universal? Data from a semi-nomadic Himba population from Namibia
    Piotr Sorokowski
    University of Wroclaw, Institute of Psychology, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Soc Psychol 152:370-8. 2012
  6. pmc The second to fourth digit ratio and age at first marriage in semi-nomadic people from Namibia
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, 50 527, Wroclaw, Poland
    Arch Sex Behav 41:703-10. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Did Venus have long legs? Beauty standards from various historical periods reflected in works of art
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wrocław, ulica J Dawida 1, 50 527 Wrocław, Poland
    Perception 39:1427-30. 2010
  8. pmc Olfaction and environment: Tsimane' of bolivian rainforest have lower threshold of odor detection than industrialized german people
    Agnieszka Sorokowska
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, Wrocław, Poland
    PLoS ONE 8:e69203. 2013

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Attractiveness of blonde women in evolutionary perspective: studies with two Polish samples
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wrocław, ul J Dawida 1, 50 527 Wrocław, Poland
    Percept Mot Skills 106:737-44. 2008
    ..In a second study (the analysis of 500 Internet advertisements) mature women dyed their hair blonde more frequently. These results are analyzed with regard to the evolutionarily formed male preference for younger females...
  2. doi request reprint Why pigs are important in Papua? Wealth, height and reproductive success among the Yali tribe of West Papua
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, Wroclaw, Poland
    Econ Hum Biol 11:382-90. 2013
    ..We provide several possible explanations of our results and also put forward hypothetical background for further studies of indigenous populations...
  3. pmc Judgments of sexual attractiveness: a study of the Yali tribe in Papua
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, 50 527, Wroclaw, Poland
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1209-18. 2012
    ..Our results suggest that human norms of attractiveness are malleable and can change with exposure to different environments and conditions...
  4. doi request reprint Height preferences in humans may not be universal: evidence from the Datoga people of Tanzania
    P Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, Dawida, 1, 50 527 Wroclaw, Poland
    Body Image 9:510-6. 2012
    ..Thus, our data do not accord with the suggestion of a universal preference for taller men, but rather suggests that height preferences may be influenced by cultural, environmental, and ecological conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Are preferences for legs length universal? Data from a semi-nomadic Himba population from Namibia
    Piotr Sorokowski
    University of Wroclaw, Institute of Psychology, Wroclaw, Poland
    J Soc Psychol 152:370-8. 2012
    ..Similar to Western societies, extremely high and low LBRs were unattractive. However, contrary to previous findings, Himba preferred women of relatively low LBR and men of relatively high LBR...
  6. pmc The second to fourth digit ratio and age at first marriage in semi-nomadic people from Namibia
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, ul Dawida 1, 50 527, Wroclaw, Poland
    Arch Sex Behav 41:703-10. 2012
    ..At the same time, masculine (physically strong, dominant, and hardworking) males might gather resources necessary to marry their first wife earlier...
  7. ncbi request reprint Did Venus have long legs? Beauty standards from various historical periods reflected in works of art
    Piotr Sorokowski
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wrocław, ulica J Dawida 1, 50 527 Wrocław, Poland
    Perception 39:1427-30. 2010
    ..The findings reported here might represent evidence against the cross-cultural universality of the attractiveness of long legs...
  8. pmc Olfaction and environment: Tsimane' of bolivian rainforest have lower threshold of odor detection than industrialized german people
    Agnieszka Sorokowska
    Institute of Psychology, University of Wroclaw, Wrocław, Poland
    PLoS ONE 8:e69203. 2013
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