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Waist-to-hip ratio and attractiveness. Replication and extension
Abstract In several experiments Singh (Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 65, 292–307, 1993a; Human Nature, 4, 297–321, 1993b; Personality and Individual Differences, 16, 123–132, 1994;Expand
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Waist-to-hip ratio and female attractiveness. Evidence from photographic stimuli and methodological considerations
Abstract There are a large number of empirical studies supporting the evolutionary psychological prediction that the waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) is an important attribute of female attractiveness. InExpand
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Perceiving Age and Attractiveness in Facial Photographs1
In two experiments, 492 male and female subjects from three different age groups estimated the age of adult men and women on the basis of photographs and provided attractiveness ratings of theExpand
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Gesicht und Persönlichkeitseindruck
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Social Perceptions of Male Pattern Baldness. A Review
  • R. Henss
  • Psychology
  • Dermatology and Psychosomatics / Dermatologie und…
  • 1 June 2001
The paper presents a review of the empirical literature on strangers’ perceptions of male pattern baldness (androgenic alopecia). It also discusses some sociocultural aspects of hair in general, andExpand
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Type nouns and the five factor model of personality description
Research in the tradition of the lexical approach has been largely confined to adjective rating scales. Another word class that appears particularly suited for personality description is the class ofExpand
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From Aal to Zyniker. Personality descriptive type nouns in the German language
Up until now it has been assumed that the German language comprises far more personality descriptive adjectives (e.g. cynical) than type nouns (e.g. cynic); cf. the article by Angleitner, OstendorfExpand
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Fantasy, wishful thinking, and statistical hokuspokus. A rejoinder to De Raad and Ostendorf (1996)
De Raad and Ostendorf (1996) sharply criticize a paper of mine (Henss, 1995). However, their critique is seriously flawed. In this paper, I discuss some of the most important shortcomings of De RaadExpand
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[Dimensions of similarity of faces--a cross validation].
  • R. Henss
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Zeitschrift fur experimentelle und angewandte…
  • 1994
Using a series of three experiments, a cross-validation study on the dimensions of similarity of faces was carried out. In experiment 1,100 subjects sorted two sets of facial photographs (61 men, 62Expand
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Chapter 16 Design and Implementation of a Representation System for Human Knowledge1
This paper presents a system which has been developed and implemented as part of a research project on the mental representation of social conflicts. Expand
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