Evolutionary Psychology Of Personality

Selection for personality

  • Penke, Denissen, & Miller (2007) [6]
  • Bates (2007) [2]

Reproductive success and personality

  • Jokela, Alvergne, Pollet, & Lummaa (2011) [3]
  • Alvergne, Jokela, & Lummaa (2010) [1]

Deployable (rather than obligate) strategy models

  • Nettle (2006) [4] (pdf)
  • Nettle (2007) [5] (pdf)
    • Swantje MĂĽller summary pdf

Cosmides effects of sexual reproduction…

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