Bad boys and fear of crime. 9 Feb 2016

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Summary: <p>Let's take a walk on the wild side as we discover how a preference for macho men might be related to where we like to take an evening stroll. We'll also find out why sisters agree—and disagree—over what constitutes an attractive partner.</p><p><audio> </audio> </p><p><a href="">Download the MP3</a> </p><p><b>Rate me!</b><br> Rate, review, or listen <a href="">in iTunes</a> or <a href=";refid=stpr">in Stitcher.</a> </p><p><b>Read the transcript!</b><br> <a href="">Fear of Crime and the Allure of Bad Boys</a><br> <a href="">Sisters Choosing Him For Themselves</a><br> </p><p><img src=""></p><p><i>Women may prefer dominant men because they make good bodyguards. Warner Bros Entertainment</i></p><p><b>The articles covered in the show:</b> </p><p>Ryder, H., Maltby, J., Rai, L., Jones, P., &amp; Flowe, H. D. (in press). Women's fear of crime and preference for formidable mates: How specific are the underlying psychological mechanisms? <span style="font-style: italic;">Evolution and Human Behavior</span>. <a href="">Read summary</a></p><p>Biegler, R., &amp; Kennair, L. E. O. (2016). Sisterly love: Within-generation differences in ideal partner for sister and self. <span style="font-style: italic;">Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 10</span>(1), 29-42. <a href="">Read summary</a></p>