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EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium


NEEPS 2019: Call for proposals

For research presented at the NEEPS XIII conference in Boston, we are now soliciting manuscripts for inclusion in the 2019 Special Issue of EvoS Journal. The deadline for submissions is September 30th.  More information located here.


The NEEPS 2018 Special Issue

Hunter, H., Benoit, T., Reid, G., Bourgeois, C., Tiller, A., & Fisher, M. L. (2019). Hi, My Name is Wealthy: Women’s Dating Behaviors in Relation to the Perceived Wealth of Perspective Mates. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 88-105.

Wade, T. J. & Bekhuis, T. (2019). Universal Black Female Beauty: An Examination of Waist-to-Hip Ratios over Forty-three Years. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 78-87.

Benoit, T. & Fisher, M. L. (2019). Intrasexual Competition and Mothers: Perceptions of Those Who Self-promote and Derogate Their Rivals. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 67-77.

Vukovic, J., Jean-Bart, R., Branson, D., Zephir, J., & Wright, A. (2019). Mate Scarcity Effects on Women’s Wariness of Other Women. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 49-66.

Selba, M. C. (2019). The Human Evolution Teaching Materials Project: A Case for the Incorporation of 3D Prints into K-12 Science Curricula. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 43-48.

Kosegarten, J. & Kose, G. (2019). Logic, Fast and Slow: The Persistent Difficulty of the Monty Hall Problem. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 24-42.

Johnson, J. A. (2019). Explaining to Students How Personality Differences Can Be Maintained in the Face of Directional Selection through Trait Covariation. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 10, Sp. Iss (1), 1-23.


Past Special Issues:


Salerno, K. & Wade, T. J. (2018). Infidelity is not Disgusting? EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 9, Sp. Iss (2), 64-72.


Gladden, P. R. & Cleator, A. M. (2018). Slow Life History Strategy Predicts Six Moral Foundations. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 9, Sp. Iss (2), 43-63.


Burch, R. (2018). What to do when you don’t have an Evolutionary Studies program… yet: Evolutionary Infusion into the Social Sciences and Humanities. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 9, Sp. Iss (2), 30-42.


Hunter, H., Fisher, M., & De Backer, C. (2018). You are What You Eat: Women’s Evaluation of other Women Based on their Food Selection. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 9, Sp. Iss (2), 16-29.


Salmon, C. & Fisher, M. (2018). Putting the “Sex” into “Sexuality”: Understanding Online Pornography using an Evolutionary Framework. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 9, Sp. Iss (2), 1-15.


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Honey, P. L. & Fillion, C. (2017). Is Chastity an Obsolete Virtue? Contrasting Cues of Chastity and Parental Investment for Mate Evaluation. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 77-91.


Wade, T., Salerno, K., & Moran, J. (2017). Unreciprocated Love or Sexual Attraction: Which is Most Upsetting? EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 70-76.


Moran, J., Kuhle, B., Wade, T., & Seid, M. (2017). To Poach or Not to Poach? Men Are More Willing to Short-Term Poach Mated Women Who Are More Attractive than their Mates. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 58-69.


Sturman, E., Chantel, C., Bremser, J., & Dufford, A. (2017). The Role of Income, Gender, and Mating Preference on Climate Change Attitudes. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 40-57.


Radtke, S. (2017). Self-identified Heterosexual Women Who Engage in Same-Sex Sexual Behavior: A Thematic Analysis. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 33-39.


Frederick, M., Keil, H., & Kruger, D. (2017). Race-dependent changes in attitudes towards the police among college students in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray and the subsequent period of unrest. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 24-32.


Cormier, B., Langille, L., Daley, S., Roddi, J., Blanchard, J., Metzen, K., & Fisher, M. (2017). Is this Stall Taken? Territoriality in Women’s Bathroom Behavior. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 16-23.


Adair, L. & Brase, G. (2017). Power in social exchange: To what extent are decisions about fertility “shared” within intimate relationships? EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 8, Sp. Iss (3), 1-15.


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Glass, D.J., & Fireman, G.D. (2016). College Aggression and Prosociality as Social Strategies. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 7, Sp. Iss (2), 51-72.


Garvey, K. (2016). Regional variation in grooming: Exposure to pathogens predicts increased motivation to coif. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 7, Sp. Iss (2), 38-50.


Wade, T.J., & Renninger, L. (2016). Do Skin Color, Facial Shape and Facial Width to Height Ratio (fWHR) Play a Role in Black Male Facial Evaluation? EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 7, Sp. Iss (2), 22-37.


Frederick, M., Khan, H., & Ancona, M. (2016). Does the Thought of Death Accelerate A Fast Life history Strategy?: Evaluating A Moral Salience Prime. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 7, Sp. Iss (2), 13-21.

 Kruger, D.J., & Kruger, J.S. (2016). Visually Conspicuous Vehicle Modifications Influence Perceptions of Male Owner’s Reproductive Strategy and Attractiveness. EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium, 7, Sp. Iss (2), 1-12.

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