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Persistence pays for unattractive men who overestimate their chances of attracting women

Posted: December 20, 2011

A new study by psychology alumna Carin Perilloux, psychology graduate student Judith Easton, and psychology professor David Buss will be published in the journal Psychological Science.The study, titled "The Misperception of Sexual Interest", hypothesizes that men who misread sexual cues may actually be the ones evolution favors. APS Press Release | Read more inScience Daily | MSNBC

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