Maryanne Fisher


Faculty of Science
Psychology

Faculty Member Information

Scholarly Contributions

Book

Fisher M., Garcia J., Chang R.. (Winter - 2012)
Fisher M., Costello , V . (Winter - 2010)

Journal Articles

Kruger D., Fisher M., Platek S., Salmon C. "The survey of evolutionary scholars and students: A systematic assessment of the perceived state of human evolutionary science", EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium IN PRESS (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Fisher M., Meredith , T . "The success behind the candy-coloured covers: An evolutionary perspective on romance novels", The Evolutionary Review 3 (Winter - 2012), 154-167
Fisher BOOK. (Winter - 2012), Oxford.
Backer De, S. C., Fisher , L M.. "Tabloids as windows into our interpersonal relationships: A content analysis of mass media gossip from an evolutionary perspective", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 6(3) (Winter - 2012), 404-424
Fisher M., Meredith , T . "Five frequent topics of Western paintings: An evolutionary perspective", The Evolutionary Review 3 (Winter - 2012), 116-124
Kruger D., Fisher M., Strout S., Clark S., Lewis S., Wehbe M.. , Philosophy and Literature (IN PRESS) (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Radtke S., Fisher , M . "An examination of evolutionary themes in 1950s-1960s lesbian pulp fiction", Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology IN PRESS (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Fisher M., Salmon , C . "Introduction: Human nature and pop culture", Review of General Psychology 16(2) (Winter - 2012), 104-108
Fessler D.M.T., Stieger S., Asaridou S., Bahia U., Cravalho M., de Barros,, Delgado T., Fisher M., Frederick D., Geraldo Perez,, Pisor A., Goetz C., Haley K., Jackson J., Kushnick G., Lew K., Pain B., Peixinho Florindo,, S . "Testing a postulated case of intersexual selection in humans: The role of foot size in judgments of physical attractiveness and age", Evolution and Human Behavior 33 (Winter - 2012), 147-164
Fisher M., Candea , C . , Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology IN PRESS (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Chang Sokol, Fisher , Meredith . "What women paint", Journal of Social, Evolutionary and Cultural Psychology IN PRESS (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Vartanian O., Goel V., Lam E., Fisher M., Granic J. "Middle temporal gyrus encodes individual differences in perceived facial attractiveness", Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts. IN PRESS (Winter - 2012), xx-xx
Fisher M. "Why who shot J.R. matters: Dallas as the pinnacle of human evolutionary television", Review of General Psychology 16(2) (Winter - 2012), 200-207
Fisher M., Kruger D., Garcia , J . "Understanding and enhancing the role of the mass media in evolutionary psychology education.", Special issue of Evolution: Education and Outreach 4(1) (Winter - 2011), 75-82
Gallant S., Williams L., Fisher M., Cox A. "Mating strategies and self-presentation in online personal advertisement photographs", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 5(1) (Winter - 2011), 106-121
Worth K., Fisher , M . "An investigation of synchronous pregnancies in women", Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 9 (Winter - 2011), 309-326
Fisher M., Cox , A . "Four strategies used during intrasexual competition for mates", Personal Relationships 18 (Winter - 2011), 20-38
Fisher M., Worth K., Garcia J., Meredith T. "Feelings of regret following uncommitted sexual encounters in university students as influenced by quality of sex", Culture, Health and Sexuality 14 (Winter - 2011), 45-57
Ahmad M., Fisher , M . , EvoS Journal: The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium 2(2) (Winter - 2010), 72-80
Strout S., Fisher M., Kruger D., Steeleworthy L. , Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 4(4) (Winter - 2010), 317-331
Voracek M., Tran U., Fisher M. , Behavioral and Brain Sciences 33 (Winter - 2010), 39-40
Fisher M., Shaw S., Worth K., Smith L., Reeve C. "How we view those who derogate: Perceptions of female competitor derogators", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 4(4) (Winter - 2010), 265-276
Fisher M., Cox , A . "Man change thyself: Hero versus heroine development in Harlequin romance novels", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 4(4) (Winter - 2010), 305-316
Fisher M., Goetz A., Hill S., Kruger D., Michalski R., Osipowicz K., Platek S., Salmon C.. "Voice from the field: Current trends and experiences in evolutionary psychology (forthcoming)", The Journal of the Evolutionary Studies Consortium. N/A (Winter - 2009), N/A
Fisher M., Cox A., Gray M. "Gender, intrasexual competition, and online learning", European Journal of Open, Distance and E-learning 2008/II (online, no page numbering) (Winter - 2009), (online)
Buunk A., Fisher , M . "Individual differences in intrasexual competition", Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 7 (Winter - 2009), 37-48
Fisher M., Cox A. "The influence of female attractiveness on competitor derogation", Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 7 (Winter - 2009), 141-155
Fisher M., Cox A., Gordon F. "Deciding between competition derogation and self-promotion", Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 7 (Winter - 2009), 287-308
Cox A., Fisher , M . , Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 3 (Winter - 2009), 386-401
Fisher M., Cox A., Shaw S. "Working towards a model of normative behavior for long-term committed relationships", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 3 (Winter - 2009), 372-385
Fisher M., Cox A. "The influence of male facial attractiveness on women's receptivity", Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology 3 (Winter - 2009), 49-61
Fisher M., Geher G., Cox A., Tran U., Hoben A., Arrabaca A., Chaize C., Deitrich R., Voracek M. "Impact of relational proximity on distress from infidelity", Evolutionary Psychology 7 (Winter - 2009), 560-580
Tran U., Fisher M., Voracek M. "Spousal age differences and sex differences in life expectancy are confounders of matrilineal biases in kin investment", Basic and Applied Social Psychology 31 (Winter - 2009), 295-303
Voracek M., Fisher M., Shackelford T. "Sex differences in subjective estimates of non-paternity in Austria", Archives of Sexual Behavior 38 (Winter - 2009), 652-656
Voracek M., Fisher , M . "Data are the natural enemy of hypotheses: Reply to Holland (2009)", Archives of Sexual Behavior 38 (Winter - 2009), 460-462
Voracek M., Haubner T., Fisher M. "Secular decline in nonpaternity rates", Psychological Reports 103 (Winter - 2008), 799-811
Williams L., Fisher M., Cox A. "The impact of sexual history and desired relationship duration on evaluations of attractiveness and recall", Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 6 (Winter - 2008), 1-23
Fisher M., Cox A. "Educational challenges arising from student perception of electronic communication", Problems of Education in the 21st Century 3 (Winter - 2008), 7-25
Cox A., Fisher M. "A qualitative investigation of an all-female group in a software engineering course project", Journal of Information Technology Education 7 (Winter - 2008), 1-20
Kruger D., Fisher M. "Women's life history attributes are associated with preferences in mating relationships", Evolutionary Psychology 6 (Winter - 2008), 289-302
Voracek M., Fisher M., Loibl L., Tan H., Sonneck G. "Beliefs about the genetics of suicide in Canadian students: Cross-language validation of the Beliefs in the Inheritance of Risk Factors for Suicide Scale (BIRFSS)", Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 62 (Winter - 2008), 271-278
Fisher M., Rekkas P., Voracek M., Cox A. "Sex differences in feelings of guilt arising from infidelity", Evolutionary Psychology 6 (Winter - 2008), 436-446
Schmitt D., ... Fisher, M. et. "The worldwide distribution of Big Five personality traits: Patterns and profiles of human self-description across 56 nations", Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology 38 (Winter - 2007), 173-212
DeBacker C., Nelissen M., Fisher M. "Let's talk about sex: A study on the recall of gossip about potential mates and sexual rivals", Sex Roles 56 (Winter - 2007), 781-791
Voracek M., Fisher M., Rupp B., Lucas D., Fessler D. "Sex differences in relative foot length and the perceived attractiveness of female feet: The relationship between anthropometry, physique, and preference ratings", Perceptual and Motor Skills 104 (Winter - 2007), 1123-1138
Fisher M., Cox A. "Gender and programming contests: Mitigating exclusionary practices.", Informatics in Education 5 (Winter - 2006), 47-62
Voracek M., Fisher M. "Success is all in the measures: Androgenousness, curvaceousness, and starring frequencies in adult media actresses", Archives of Sexual Behavior 35 (Winter - 2006), 297-304
Fisher M., Voracek M. "The shape of beauty: Determinants of female physical attractiveness", Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology 5 (Winter - 2006), 199-204
Voracek M., Fisher M., Hofhansl A., Rekkas P., Ritthammer N. , Psicothema 18 (Winter - 2006), 383-391
Kruger D., Fisher M. "Males identify and respond adaptively to the mating strategies of other men", Sexualities, Evolution and Gender 7 (Winter - 2005), 233-244
Johnson A., Barnacz A., Yokkaichi T., Rubio J., Racioppi C., Shackelford T., Fisher M., Keenan J.. "Me, myself, and lie: The role of self-awareness in deception.", Personality and Individual Differences 38 (Winter - 2005), 1847-1853
Voracek M., Hofhansl A., Fisher M.. , Psychological Reports 97 (Winter - 2005), 11-20
Kruger D., Fisher M. "Alternative male mating strategies are intuitive to women", Current Research in Social Psychology 11 (Winter - 2005), 39-50
Voracek M., Fisher M.. "The birth of a confounded idea: The joys and pitfalls of self-experimentation [invited commentary].", Behavioral and Brain Sciences 27 (Winter - 2004), 273-274
Voracek M., Fisher M., Yip P., Zonda T.. "Seasonality of suicide in Eastern Europe: A rejoinder to Lester and Moksony", Perceptual and Motor Skills 99 (Winter - 2004), 17-18
Fisher M., Kruger D., Platek S., Salmon C. "Reflections from the next generation: These are the voyages of students in evolutionary psychology.", Evolutionary Psychology 2 (Winter - 2004), 160-173
Voracek M., Vintila M., Rancans E., Fisher , M. . "Anticipation of total solar eclipse and suicide incidence.", Psychiatria Danubina 16 (Winter - 2004), 157-159
Schmitt D., ... Fisher, M. et. , Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 86 (Winter - 2004), 560-584
Schmitt D., ... Fisher, M. et. "Patterns and universals of adult romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions: Are models of self and other pancultural constructs?", Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology 35 (Winter - 2004), 367-402
Kruger D., Fisher M., Jobling I. "Proper and dark heroes as dads and cads: Alternative mating strategies in British Romantic literature", Human Nature 14 (Winter - 2003), 305-317
Schmitt D., ... Fisher, M. et. "Universal sex differences in the desire for sexual variety: Tests from 52 nations, 6 continents, and 13 islands", Journal of Personality and Social Psychology 85(1) (Winter - 2003), 85-104
Voracek M., Fisher M., Marusic A. "The Finno-Ugrian suicide hypothesis: Variation in European suicide rates by latitude and longitude", Perceptual and Motor Skills 97 (Winter - 2003), 401-406
Schmitt D., ... Fisher, M. et. "Are men universally more dismissing than women? Gender differences in romantic attachment across 62 cultural regions", Personal Relationships 10 (Winter - 2003), 309-333
Schmitt D., Shackleford T., Duntley J., Tooke W., Buss D., Fisher M., M., Vasey P. "Is there an early-30s peak in female sexual desire? Cross-sectional evidence from the United States and Canada", Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality 11(1) (Winter - 2002), 1-18
Voracek M., Fisher M. "Different sex ratios at birth in Europe and North America: Latitude has important role (letter)", British Medical Journal 325 (Winter - 2002), 335
Voracek M., Fisher M. "Shapely centerfolds? Temporal change in body measures", British Medical Journal 325 (Winter - 2002), 1447-1448
Voracek M., Vintila M., Fisher M., Yip P. "Has seasonality in suicides gone anywhere? Counter-evidence from Romania", Perceptual and Motor Skills 94 (Winter - 2002), 1071-1078
Voracek M., Fisher M., Sonneck G. "Solar eclipse and suicide (letter)", American Journal of Psychiatry 159 (Winter - 2002), 1247-1248
Voracek M., Fisher M. "Sunshine and suicide incidence (letter)", Epidemiology 13(4) (Winter - 2002), 492-493
Fisher M. "When should we close the classroom door on current events?", Core 12(1) (Winter - 2002), 3-4

Conference Proceedings

Fisher M., Cox A., Bennett S., Gavric D. "Components of self-perceived mate value", Special Issue, Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology (2008 - 2008)
Cox A., Fisher M. "A framework for exploring Intrasexual competition", Special Issue, Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Meeting of the North Eastern Evolutionary Psychology Society. Journal of Social, Evolutionary, and Cultural Psychology (2008 - 2008)
Fisher M.. "Female intrasexual competition decreases female facial attractiveness", Biology Letters (Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Supplemental (2004 - 2004)