Browsing by Author "Holzleitner, Iris J."
Does Self-rated Attractiveness Predict Women's Preferences for Facial Masculinity? Data From an Arab Sample Authors:Alharbi, Sahar A. H.; Holzleitner, Iris J.; Sarıbay, S. Adil; Jones, Benedict C.; Lee, Anthony J.
Publisher and Date:(SPRINGER HEIDELBERG, 2021-03)Objectives Because more attractive women may be better able to attract and/or retain masculine mates, many researchers have proposed that women who consider themselves to be more physically attractive will show stronger preferences for men displaying masculine facial characteristics. Empirical evidence for this putative association between women's self-rated attractiveness and preference for facial masculinity has come almost entirely from studies of Western women. Thus, we investigated whether ...
Facial Masculinity Increases Perceptions of Men's Age, But Not Perceptions of Their Health: Data From an Arab Sample Authors:Alharbi, Sarah A. H.; Holzleitner, Iris J.; Lee, Anthony J.; Saribay, S. Adil; Jones, Benedict C.
Publisher and Date:(SPRINGERNATURE, 2021-06)Masculine characteristics in men's faces are often assumed to function as health cues. However, evidence for this assumption from empirical tests is mixed. For example, research on Western women's face perceptions found that masculinized versions of men's faces were perceived to be older, but not healthier, than feminized versions. Since research on this topic has focused on Western women's face perceptions, we investigated the effects of masculinizing face images on Arab women's perceptions of ...