S W Gangestad

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in women's mate preferences across the ovulatory cycle
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87111, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 92:151-63. 2007
  2. doi request reprint On the function of placental corticotropin-releasing hormone: a role in maternal-fetal conflicts over blood glucose concentrations
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87111, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 87:856-73. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding self-deception demands a co-evolutionary framework
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 http www unm edu psych faculty sm_gangestad html
    Behav Brain Sci 34:23-4. 2011
  4. pmc Human oestrus
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 275:991-1000. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Women's preferences for male behavioral displays change across the menstrual cycle
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:203-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Adaptive design, female mate preferences, and shifts across the menstrual cycle
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 12:145-85. 2001
  7. pmc Changes in women's sexual interests and their partners' mate-retention tactics across the menstrual cycle: evidence for shifting conflicts of interest
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:975-82. 2002
  8. pmc A latent variable model of developmental instability in relation to men's sexual behaviour
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1677-84. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The evolution of human mating: trade-offs and strategic pluralism
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 23:573-87; discussion 587-644. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-monitoring: appraisal and reappraisal
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:530-55. 2000

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in women's mate preferences across the ovulatory cycle
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87111, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 92:151-63. 2007
    ..The results supported the good genes hypothesis. Implications of these findings for models of human mating are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint On the function of placental corticotropin-releasing hormone: a role in maternal-fetal conflicts over blood glucose concentrations
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87111, USA
    Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 87:856-73. 2012
    ..In this view, maternal HPA insensitivity to placental CRH likely reflects counter-adaptation, as the optimal rate of cortisol production for the fetus exceeds that for the mother. Evidence pertaining to this proposal is reviewed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Understanding self-deception demands a co-evolutionary framework
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 http www unm edu psych faculty sm_gangestad html
    Behav Brain Sci 34:23-4. 2011
    ..One essential component of this context not addressed explicitly is that audiences should have been selected to resist, where possible, enhancements falsely bolstered by self-deception. Theoretical implications follow...
  4. pmc Human oestrus
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 275:991-1000. 2008
    ..Men are particularly attracted to some features of fertile-phase women, but probably based on by-products of physiological changes males have been selected to detect, not because women signal their cycle-based fertility status...
  5. ncbi request reprint Women's preferences for male behavioral displays change across the menstrual cycle
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:203-7. 2004
    ..These findings add to the growing literature indicating that women's mate preferences systematically vary across the reproductive cycle...
  6. ncbi request reprint Adaptive design, female mate preferences, and shifts across the menstrual cycle
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 12:145-85. 2001
    ..Evidence provisionally supports the idea that these changes constitute special design for the function of obtaining genetic benefits through mating with men other than primary partners...
  7. pmc Changes in women's sexual interests and their partners' mate-retention tactics across the menstrual cycle: evidence for shifting conflicts of interest
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:975-82. 2002
    ....
  8. pmc A latent variable model of developmental instability in relation to men's sexual behaviour
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1677-84. 2001
    ..The results indicate a sizeable correlation between developmental instability and men's sexual history, despite small correlations between individual traits' FA and sexual history...
  9. ncbi request reprint The evolution of human mating: trade-offs and strategic pluralism
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 23:573-87; discussion 587-644. 2000
    ..It is these circumstances and the cues that signal them that underlie the variation in short- and long-term mating strategies between and within the sexes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Self-monitoring: appraisal and reappraisal
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Psychol Bull 126:530-55. 2000
    ..We discuss what this appraisal reveals about with self-monitoring is and is not...
  11. ncbi request reprint Taxometric analyses of sexual orientation and gender identity
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 1161, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 78:1109-21. 2000
    ..An understanding of the origins of these latent taxa may be important to understanding the development of sexual orientation and gender identity...
  12. pmc Menstrual cycle variation in women's preferences for the scent of symmetrical men
    S W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 265:927-33. 1998
    ..Potential sexual selection processes and proximate mechanisms accounting for these findings are discussed...
  13. pmc Facial attractiveness, symmetry and cues of good genes
    J E Scheib
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 266:1913-7. 1999
    ..We identified one such cue, facial masculinity (cheek-bone prominence and a relatively longer lower face), which was related to both symmetry and full- and half-face attractiveness...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brain abnormalities in schizophrenia-spectrum children: implications for a neurodevelopmental perspective
    R A Yeo
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 1161, USA
    Psychiatry Res 76:1-13. 1997
    ..In conjunction with recent primate studies, the current results draw attention to the role of the amygdala as one relevant factor in the pathogenesis of schizophrenia...
  15. ncbi request reprint Developmental instability predicts individual variation in verbal memory skill after caffeine ingestion
    R E Jung
    Department of Psychology, and Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Research Center, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Neuropsychiatry Neuropsychol Behav Neurol 13:195-8. 2000
    ..To determine the mediating effects of developmental instability on individual differences in response to caffeine...
  16. pmc Rare copy number deletions predict individual variation in intelligence
    Ronald A Yeo
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e16339. 2011
    ..Significant limitations of this research, including issues of generalizability and CNV measurement, are discussed...
  17. pmc Women's sexual interests across the ovulatory cycle depend on primary partner developmental instability
    Steven W Gangestad
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87111, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 272:2023-7. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Major histocompatibility complex alleles, sexual responsivity, and unfaithfulness in romantic couples
    Christine E Garver-Apgar
    Department of Psychology, Univerrsity of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:830-5. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Fluctuating asymmetry, sociosexuality, and intrasexual competitive tactics
    J A Simpson
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4235, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 76:159-72. 1999
    ..However, the link between FA and presenting oneself as a nice guy was mediated through sociosexuality. No effects were found for women...
  20. pmc Fluctuating asymmetry and psychometric intelligence
    F B Furlow
    Department of Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 1091, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 264:823-9. 1997
    ..We review the data on IQ in light of our findings and conclude that improving developmental quality may increase average IQ in future generations...
  21. ncbi request reprint The evolutionary genetic underpinnings of schizophrenia: the developmental instability model
    R A Yeo
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Schizophr Res 39:197-206. 1999
    ..We suggest that the developmental instability model has stronger empirical support and is better grounded in contemporary evolutionary genetics...
  22. ncbi request reprint Hedonic capacity and schizotypy revisited: a taxometric analysis of social anhedonia
    J J Blanchard
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:87-95. 2000
    ..10. These data are interpreted in the context of other findings suggesting that social anhedonia is an indicator of schizotypy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Adaptive design, selective history, and women's sexual motivations
    S W Gangestad
    University of New Mexico, USA
    Nebr Symp Motiv 47:37-74. 2001
    ..Whether or not the special-design argument ultimately holds up to further scrutiny, however, I would like to think that our efforts to establish it have importantly contributed to an understanding of human mating...
  24. ncbi request reprint Perceived threats of female infidelity, male proprietariness, and violence in college dating couples
    Alita J Cousins
    Department of Psychology, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic 06226, USA
    Violence Vict 22:651-68. 2007
    ..Men's perception of women's interest in others was a more important predictor of male violence than women's actual interest in other men. The link between women's control tactics and their use of physical violence differed from men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adaptationism--how to carry out an exaptationist program
    Paul W Andrews
    Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA pandrews sgangest
    Behav Brain Sci 25:489-504; discussion 504-53. 2002
    ..Thus, we argue that the testing of alternatives requires the consideration, testing, and systematic rejection of adaptationist hypotheses. Where possible, we illustrate our points with examples taken from human behavior and cognition...
  26. ncbi request reprint Romantic involvement often reduces men's testosterone levels--but not always: the moderating role of extrapair sexual interest
    Matthew McIntyre
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:642-51. 2006
    ..Both studies found support for it. These results have implications for an understanding of the biosocial regulation of men's behavior in romantic relationships...
  27. ncbi request reprint Conditional expression of women's desires and men's mate guarding across the ovulatory cycle
    Martie G Haselton
    Communication Studies and Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, Center for Behavior, Evolution and Culture, 3130 Hershey Hall, 415 Portola, 90095, USA
    Horm Behav 49:509-18. 2006
    ..The daily assessment method provides an important supplement to existing studies using scheduled laboratory visits as the purpose of the study (examining cycle-related variation) is not known by participants...