Cyclic variation in women’s preferences for masculine traits

@article{Puts2006CyclicVI,
  title={Cyclic variation in women’s preferences for masculine traits},
  author={David A Puts},
  journal={Human Nature},
  year={2006},
  volume={17},
  pages={114-127}
}
Women’s preferences for several male traits, including voices, change over the menstrual cycle, but the proximate causes of these changes are unknown. This paper explores relationships between levels of estradiol, progesterone, luteinizing hormone, follicle stimulating hormone, prolactin, and testosterone (estimated using menstrual cycle information) and women’s preferences for male vocal masculinity in normally cycling and hormonally contracepting heterosexual females. Preferences for vocal… Expand

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