Mirror , mirror , on the wall , who is the most masculine of them all ? The Dark Triad , masculinity , and women ’ s mate choice

@inproceedings{Lyons2014MirrorM,
  title={Mirror , mirror , on the wall , who is the most masculine of them all ? The Dark Triad , masculinity , and women ’ s mate choice},
  author={Minna T. Lyons and Urszula M Marcinkowska and Samuli Helle and Laura McGrath},
  year={2014}
}
Although the Dark Triad of personality (i.e., Machiavellianism, narcissism, and psychopathy) has been researched widely, few studies have looked at women’s preferences for men who are high and low in Dark Triad. Further, it is not clear what the relationships between the Dark Triad and facial masculinity are. We investigated female preference for computer manipulated Dark Triad male faces in two on-line studies (Study 1: n = 125; Study 2: n = 1633). We found that women rated the high… CONTINUE READING