D P Schmitt

Summary

Affiliation: Bradley University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sociosexuality from Argentina to Zimbabwe: a 48-nation study of sex, culture, and strategies of human mating
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peona, IL 62625, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 28:247-75; discussion 275-311. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Nifty ways to leave your lover: The tactics people use to entice and disguise the process of human mate poaching
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1018-35. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Is short-term mating the maladaptive result of insecure attachment? A test of competing evolutionary perspectives
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:747-68. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating evidence of psychological adaptation: how do we know one when we see one?
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 62625, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:643-9. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Why can't a man be more like a woman? Sex differences in Big Five personality traits across 55 cultures
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 62625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 94:168-82. 2008
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Personality, attachment and sexuality related to dating relationship outcomes: contrasting three perspectives on personal attribute interaction
    David P Schmitt
    Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 41:589-610. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of sex differences in romantic attraction: do rating contexts moderate tactic effectiveness judgments?
    David P Schmitt
    Bradley University, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 41:387-402. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Human mate poaching: tactics and tempations for infiltrating existing mateships
    D P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:894-917. 2001

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Sociosexuality from Argentina to Zimbabwe: a 48-nation study of sex, culture, and strategies of human mating
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peona, IL 62625, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 28:247-75; discussion 275-311. 2005
    ..Implications for evolutionary and social role theories of human sexuality are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nifty ways to leave your lover: The tactics people use to entice and disguise the process of human mate poaching
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1018-35. 2003
    ..larger community). Discussion focuses on limitations of this research, future investigative directions, unexpected findings, and the utility of placing mate poaching attraction within the broader context of human sexual strategies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is short-term mating the maladaptive result of insecure attachment? A test of competing evolutionary perspectives
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:747-68. 2005
    ..It is argued that although insecure romantic attachment is somewhat associated with short-term mating, the causal links between early parent-child attachment and short-term mating are rather limited...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating evidence of psychological adaptation: how do we know one when we see one?
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 62625, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:643-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that future research and teaching in evolutionary psychology would benefit from more fully utilizing cross-disciplinary frameworks to evaluate evidence of human adaptation...
  5. doi request reprint Why can't a man be more like a woman? Sex differences in Big Five personality traits across 55 cultures
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 62625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 94:168-82. 2008
    ..In less fortunate social and economic conditions, innate personality differences between men and women may be attenuated...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Personality, attachment and sexuality related to dating relationship outcomes: contrasting three perspectives on personal attribute interaction
    David P Schmitt
    Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 41:589-610. 2002
    ..Discussion focused on the differences between personal attribute connections with romantic satisfaction and commitment and on the limitations of the present study...
  9. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of sex differences in romantic attraction: do rating contexts moderate tactic effectiveness judgments?
    David P Schmitt
    Bradley University, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 41:387-402. 2002
    ..93) than in self-promotion (d =.68). Discussion focused on the implications of sex difference variability and stability across rating contexts for evolutionary theories of romantic attraction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Human mate poaching: tactics and tempations for infiltrating existing mateships
    D P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois 61625, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 80:894-917. 2001
    ..Discussion focuses on the importance of placing mate poaching within the broader context of human sexual strategies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous administration of the Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale in 53 nations: exploring the universal and culture-specific features of global self-esteem
    David P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, Bradley University, Peoria, IL 61625, US
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:623-42. 2005
    ..Because negatively worded items were interpreted differently across nations, direct cross-cultural comparisons using the RSES may have limited value...
  12. ncbi request reprint Strategic self-promotion and competitor derogation: sex and context effects on the perceived effectiveness of mate attraction tactics
    D P Schmitt
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 70:1185-204. 1996
    ..Discussion focuses on the context-specificity of human mating psychology and on linking evolutionary and traditional approaches to romantic attraction...
  13. doi request reprint Self-esteem reactions to social interactions: evidence for sociometer mechanisms across days, people, and nations
    Jaap J A Denissen
    Institute for Psychology, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:181-96. 2008
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