Judging female figures: a new methodological approach to male attractiveness judgments of female waist-to-hip ratio.

@article{Schtzwohl2006JudgingFF,
  title={Judging female figures: a new methodological approach to male attractiveness judgments of female waist-to-hip ratio.},
  author={Achim Sch{\"u}tzwohl},
  journal={Biological psychology},
  year={2006},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={223-9}
}
The procedure in previous research on attractiveness judgments of female waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) presumably supported an elaborate, effortful and deliberate decision process. In contrast, motivated by evolutionary psychological considerations about the psychological mechanism underlying attractiveness judgments of female WHR, the present study differed from previous research inasmuch as: (a) the participants were uninformed in advance about the various female figures; (b) the exposure time of… CONTINUE READING