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    • In the context of romantic attraction, beautification can increase assertiveness in women 

      Blake, KR; Brooks, R; Arthur, LC; Denson, TF (PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE, 2020-03-10)
      Can beautification empower women to act assertively? Some women report that beautification is an agentic and assertive act, whereas others find beautification to be oppressive and disempowering. To disentangle these effects, ...
    • The evolution of extreme cooperation via shared dysphoric experiences! 

      Whitehouse, H; Jong, J; Buhrmester, MD; Gomez, A; Bastian, B; Kavanagh, CM; Newson, M; Matthews, M; Lanman, JA; Mckay, R; ... (NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2017-03-14)
      Willingness to lay down one's life for a group of non-kin, well documented historically and ethnographically, represents an evolutionary puzzle. Building on research in social psychology, we develop a mathematical model ...
    • Sustained attention, attentional selectivity, and attentional capacity across the lifespan 

      McAvinue, LP; Habekost, T; Johnson, KA; Kyllingsbaek, S; Vangkilde, S; Bundesen, C; Robertson, IH (SPRINGER, 2012-11-01)
      Changes in sustained attention, attentional selectivity, and attentional capacity were examined in a sample of 113 participants between the ages of 12 and 75. To measure sustained attention, we employed the sustained-att ...