Parasitism, host immune function, and sexual selection. Facial resemblance in engaged and married couples. From an evolutionary view, extremes of secondary sexual characteristics more feminine for women, more masculine for men are proposed to be attractive because they advertise the quality of an individual in terms of heritable benefits; they indicate that the owners of such characteristics possess good genes. In other words, evolutionary models show that behaviours that benefit other individuals who share genes through common descent will be favoured. For example, when taking exams, individuals move their body away from tests with red covers more than they do from those with green or grey covers [ ]. Interactions between masculinity-femininity and apparent health in face preferences. In Advances in experimental social psychology ed.
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Preferences for symmetry in faces change across the menstrual cycle. For example, women who value cooperation and good parenting may avoid masculine-faced men. Are average facial configurations attractive only because of their symmetry? A single copy of these materials may be reprinted for noncommercial personal use only. Inquiry 17—