Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Contrasting Computational Models of Mate Preference Integration Across 45 Countries

Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Buss, David M.; Asao, Kelly; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Sorokowski, Piotr; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Bizumic, Boris; Lennard, Georgina; McKerchar, Sarah; Monaghan, Conal


Humans express a wide array of ideal mate preferences. Around the world, people desire romantic partners who are intelligent, healthy, kind, physically attractive, wealthy, and more. In order for these ideal preferences to guide the choice of actual romantic partners, human mating psychology must possess a means to integrate information across these many preference dimensions into summaries of the overall mate value of their potential mates. Here we explore the computational design of this mate...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019-11-15
Type: Journal article
Source: Scientific Reports
DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-52748-8
Access Rights: Open Access


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Conroy-Beam_Contrasting_Computational_2019.pdf2.68 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator