S Craig Roberts

Summary

Affiliation: University of Stirling
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Who punishes? Personality traits predict individual variation in punitive sentiment
    S Craig Roberts
    Division of Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Evol Psychol 11:186-200. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Applying the revenge system to the criminal justice system and jury decision-making
    S Craig Roberts
    Department of Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 36:34-5. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary psychology in the modern world: applications, perspectives, and strategies
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Evol Psychol 10:762-9. 2012
  4. pmc Relationship satisfaction and outcome in women who meet their partner while using oral contraception
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1430-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Body odor quality predicts behavioral attractiveness in humans
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Arch Sex Behav 40:1111-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Circum-menopausal changes in women's preferences for sexually dimorphic shape cues in peer-aged faces
    Benedict C Jones
    Face Research Laboratory, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Biol Psychol 87:453-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Good genes, complementary genes and human mate preferences
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Genetica 134:31-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint The perception of attractiveness and trustworthiness in male faces affects hypothetical voting decisions differently in wartime and peacetime scenarios
    Anthony C Little
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 65:2018-32. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Human nonindependent mate choice: is model female attractiveness everything?
    Antonios Vakirtzis
    Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Evol Psychol 10:225-37. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Family scents: developmental changes in the perception of kin body odor?
    Camille Ferdenzi
    Evolutionary Psychology and Behavioral Ecology Research Group, University of Liverpool, Biosciences Building, Crown Street, Liverpool, L69 7ZB, UK
    J Chem Ecol 36:847-54. 2010

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Who punishes? Personality traits predict individual variation in punitive sentiment
    S Craig Roberts
    Division of Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Evol Psychol 11:186-200. 2013
    ..Our results suggest that some personality traits may contribute to underpinning individual variation in social enforcement of cooperation...
  2. doi request reprint Applying the revenge system to the criminal justice system and jury decision-making
    S Craig Roberts
    Department of Psychology, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Behav Brain Sci 36:34-5. 2013
    ..Here we outline mechanisms and circumstances through which the revenge system might nonetheless infiltrate decision-making within the criminal justice system...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary psychology in the modern world: applications, perspectives, and strategies
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Evol Psychol 10:762-9. 2012
    ..Finally, we describe some promising new directions which are developed in the associated papers accompanying this article...
  4. pmc Relationship satisfaction and outcome in women who meet their partner while using oral contraception
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1430-6. 2012
    ..Our results demonstrate that widespread use of hormonal contraception may contribute to relationship outcome, with implications for human reproductive behaviour, family cohesion and quality of life...
  5. doi request reprint Body odor quality predicts behavioral attractiveness in humans
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Arch Sex Behav 40:1111-7. 2011
    ..Our results demonstrate that nonverbal kinesic cues could reliably reveal mate quality, at least in males, and could corroborate and contribute to mate assessment based on other physical traits...
  6. doi request reprint Circum-menopausal changes in women's preferences for sexually dimorphic shape cues in peer-aged faces
    Benedict C Jones
    Face Research Laboratory, School of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Biol Psychol 87:453-5. 2011
    ..These data present novel evidence for circum-menopausal variation in face perception and confirm that the circum-menopausal variation in face preferences observed previously was not an artefact of the young faces employed as stimuli...
  7. doi request reprint Good genes, complementary genes and human mate preferences
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Genetica 134:31-43. 2008
    ..Humans may be an ideal model species in which to explore these interesting complexities...
  8. doi request reprint The perception of attractiveness and trustworthiness in male faces affects hypothetical voting decisions differently in wartime and peacetime scenarios
    Anthony C Little
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 65:2018-32. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Human nonindependent mate choice: is model female attractiveness everything?
    Antonios Vakirtzis
    Institute of Integrative Biology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Evol Psychol 10:225-37. 2012
    ..We conclude by suggesting some promising variations on the present experimental design...
  10. doi request reprint Family scents: developmental changes in the perception of kin body odor?
    Camille Ferdenzi
    Evolutionary Psychology and Behavioral Ecology Research Group, University of Liverpool, Biosciences Building, Crown Street, Liverpool, L69 7ZB, UK
    J Chem Ecol 36:847-54. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Women's preferences for masculinity in male faces are highest during reproductive age range and lower around puberty and post-menopause
    Anthony C Little
    Department of Psychology, University of Stirling, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:912-20. 2010
    ..Overall, these results demonstrate the important role of reproductive status and support the notion that preferences for male faces are tied to reproductively relevant hormones...
  12. doi request reprint Evidence that androstadienone, a putative human chemosignal, modulates women's attributions of men's attractiveness
    Tamsin K Saxton
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 7ZB, UK
    Horm Behav 54:597-601. 2008
    ..The results suggest that androstadienone can influence women's attraction to men, and also that research into the modulatory effects of androstadienone should be made within ecologically valid contexts...
  13. doi request reprint Oral contraceptive use in women changes preferences for male facial masculinity and is associated with partner facial masculinity
    Anthony C Little
    School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, Scotland, UK Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 38:1777-85. 2013
    ..Given that hormonal contraceptive use is widespread, effects of pill use on the processes of partner formation have important implications for relationship stability and may have other biologically relevant consequences. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Good genes, complementary genes and human mate preferences
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Crown St, Liverpool L69 7ZB, UK
    Genetica 132:309-21. 2008
    ..Humans may be an ideal model species in which to explore these interesting complexities...
  15. doi request reprint Human axillary odor: are there side-related perceptual differences?
    Camille Ferdenzi
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L69 7ZB, UK
    Chem Senses 34:565-71. 2009
    ..The results also provide new evidence of the variation of female sensitivity to biologically relevant stimuli across the menstrual cycle...
  16. ncbi request reprint Body odor similarity in noncohabiting twins
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L69 7ZB, UK
    Chem Senses 30:651-6. 2005
    ..These results indicate an important genetic influence on body odor and the potential for developing technologies for human odor printing in relation to underlying genotype...
  17. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between perceiver and wearer effects in clothing color-associated attributions
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Evol Psychol 8:350-64. 2010
    ..Our results lend support for the idea that evolutionarily-derived color associations can bias interpersonal judgments, although these are limited neither to effects on raters nor to the color red...
  18. doi request reprint Complexity and context of MHC-correlated mating preferences in wild populations
    S Craig Roberts
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Mol Ecol 18:3121-3. 2009
    ..Together, these studies demonstrate several adaptive reasons for decision rules that do not necessarily result in maximizing mate dissimilarity...