Corpus ID: 33705144

Human courtship behaviour: biological basis and cognitive processing

@inproceedings{Grammer1998HumanCB,
  title={Human courtship behaviour: biological basis and cognitive processing},
  author={K. Grammer},
  year={1998}
}
  • K. Grammer
  • Published 1998
  • Psychology
  • In 1975 Kendon described the literature on human courtship as almost nonexistent. Almost ten years later, Hinde (1984) found our knowledge still fragmentary, and, moreover, in need of an integrative framework. Indeed, most of what we know about courtship originates from just a handful of direct observations. What remains consists of interviews carried out at different stages of courtship. There are at least two reasons for this situation. First, it seems to be difficult to obtain sufficient and… CONTINUE READING
    43 Citations
    The Dating Mind: Evolutionary Psychology and the Emerging Science of Human Courtship
    • Nathan Oesch, Igor Miklousic
    • Sociology, Medicine
    • Evolutionary psychology : an international journal of evolutionary approaches to psychology and behavior
    • 2012
    • 12
    Non-verbal behavior as courtship signals: the role of control and choice in selecting partners.
    • Grammer, Kruck, Juette, Fink
    • Medicine, Psychology
    • Evolution and human behavior : official journal of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society
    • 2000
    • 93
    • PDF
    THE COMMUNICATION PARADOX AND POSSIBLE SOLUTIONS Towards a Radical Empiricism
    • 26
    • PDF
    Vigilance in human groups: A test of alternative hypotheses
    • 15
    Male Age Composition and Severity of Conflicts
    • 105
    • PDF
    The Role of Human Body Movements in Mate Selection
    • Nadine Hugill, B. Fink, N. Neave
    • Psychology, Medicine
    • Evolutionary psychology : an international journal of evolutionary approaches to psychology and behavior
    • 2010
    • 39
    • PDF
    The Role Of Social And Modern Media In Romantic Courtship Initiation
    The Courtship Dance: Patterns of Nonverbal Synchronization in Opposite-Sex Encounters
    • 147
    • PDF
    Evolution and the social sciences
    • 28

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 71 REFERENCES
    The nonverbal basis of attraction: flirtation, courtship, and seduction.
    • 128
    Nonverbal courtship patterns in women: Context and consequences
    • 206
    • Highly Influential
    The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex
    • 4,469
    • PDF
    The theory of games and the evolution of animal conflicts.
    • J. M. Smith
    • Biology, Medicine
    • Journal of theoretical biology
    • 1974
    • 1,919
    • PDF
    Parental investment and sexual selection
    • 9,745
    • PDF
    The Tell-Tale Eye
    • 44
    The Social Psychology of Groups
    • 1,777
    Dating Roles and Reasons for Dating.
    • 14
    Importance of physical attractiveness in dating behavior.
    • 787
    • PDF
    Sexual selection, natural selection and quality advertisement
    • 472