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The Role of Attractiveness in Dating Selection

Sarah C. Atchley,
Hendrix College

Full manuscript: www.kon.org/urc/v9/atchley.html

Abstract: Current research explores how attractive a person is perceived based on the number of sexual partners the person and the attractiveness of those sexual partners. Without ever witnessing the individual, participants formed opinions of the individual’s level of attractiveness and desirability based on a high or low number of sexual partners and high or low attractiveness levels of those partners.

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