Close Relationships

  • Durante, Kristina M., Paul W. Eastwick, Eli J. Finkel, Steven W. Gangestad, and Jeffry A. Simpson (2016), “Pair-Bonded Relationships and Romantic Alternatives: Toward an Integration of Evolutionary and Relationship Science Perspectives”,  Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 53, 1-74.
  • Eastwick, Paul W. and Kristina M. Durante (2015), “Adaptive Workarounds”, Current Opinion in Psychology, 1 (1), 92-96.
  • Durante, Kristina M., Ashley Rae Arsena, and Vladas Griskevicius (2014), “Fertility Can Have Different Effects for Single and Non-Single Women,” Psychological Science, 25 (5),1150-1152.
  • Cantu, Stephanie M., Jeffry A. Simpson, Vladas Griskevicius, Yanna J. Weisberg, Kristina M. Durante, and Daniel J. Beal (2014), “Fertile and Selectively Flirty: Women’s Behavior Toward Men Changes Across the Ovulatory Cycle”,  Psychological Science, 25 (2), 431-438.
  • Durante, Kristina M., Ashley Rae, and Vladas Griskevicius (2013), “The Fluctuating Female Vote: Politics, Religion, and the Ovulatory Cycle”,  Psychological Science, 24 (6), 1007-1016.
  • Durante, Kristina M., Vladas Griskevicius, Jeffry A. Simpson, Stephanie M. Cantu, and Norman P. Li (2012), “Ovulation Leads Women to Perceive Sexy Cads as Good Dads,” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 103 (2), 292-305.
  • Durante, Kristina M., Vladas Griskevicius, Jeffry A. Simpson, Stephanie M. Cantu, and Joshua M. Tybur (2012), “Sex Ratio and Women’s Career Choice: Does a Scarcity of Men Lead Women to Choose Briefcase over Baby?,”  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 103 (1), 121-134.
  • Bailey, Drew H., Kristina M. Durante, and David C. Geary (2011), “Men’s Perception of Women’s Attractiveness is Calibrated to Relative Mate Value and Dominance of the Women’s Partner,” Evolution & Human Behavior, 32 (2), 138-146.
  • Li, Norman P., Vladas Griskevicius, Kristina M. Durante, Peter K. Jonason, Derek J. Pasisz, and Katherine Aumer (2009), “An Evolutionary Perspective on Humor: Sexual Selection or Interest Indication?,” Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 35 (7), 923-936.
  • Durante, Kristina M. and Norman P. Li (2009), “Oestradiol Level and Opportunistic Mating in Women,” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biology Letters, 5 (2), 179-182.
  • Durante, Kristina M., Norman P. Li, and Martie G. Haselton (2008), “Changes in Women’s Choice of Dress across the Ovulatory Cycle: Naturalistic and Laboratory Task-Based Evidence,”  Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34 (11), 1451-1460.
  • Roney, James R., Katherine N. Hanson, Kristina M. Durante, and Dario Maestripieri (2006), “Reading Men’s Faces: Women’s Mate Attractiveness Judgments Track Men’s Testosterone and Interest in Infants,”  Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, 273 (1598), 2169-2175.
  • Maestripieri, Dario, James R. Roney, Nicole DeBias, Kristina M. Durante, and Geertrui M. Spaepen (2004), “Father Absence, Menarche and Interest in Infants among Adolescent Girls,” Developmental Science, 7 (5), 560-566.

We know what we are but not what we may be.  

– Ophelia in Hamlet