Publications

French, J. E., Altgelt, E., & Meltzer, A. L. (In press). The implications of sociosexuality for marital satisfaction and dissolution. Psychological Science.

French, J. E., & Meltzer, A. L. (2019). Maximizing tendencies in marriage: Accentuating the implications of readily observable partner characteristics for intimates’ satisfaction. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

French, J. E., & Meltzer. A. L. (2018). Mate choice effects. In T. Shackelford & V. Weekes-Shackelford (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science. New York: Springer.

Altgelt, E., *Reyes, M., French. J. E., Meltzer, A. L., & McNulty, J. K. (2018). Who should we trust sexually? The big five as predictors of sexual infidelity. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 35, 600-614.

Meltzer, A. L., Makhanova, A., Hicks, L. L., French, J. E., McNulty, J. K., & Bradbury, T. N. (2017). Quantifying the sexual afterglow: The lingering benefits of sex and their implications for pair-bonded relationships. Psychological Science, 28, 587-598.

French, J. E., Meltzer, A. L., & Maner, J. K. (2017). Men’s perceived partner commitment and mate guarding: The moderating role of partner’s hormonal contraceptive use. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 2, 173-186.

Oltmanns, J. R., Markey, P. M., & French, J. E. (2016). Dissimilarity in physical attractiveness within romantic dyads and differential mate retention behaviors. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 34, 565-577.

Markey, P. M., French, J. E., & Markey, C. N. (2015). Violent movies and severe acts of violence: Sensationalism versus science. Human Communication Research, 41, 155-173.

Markey, P. M., Males, M., French, J. E., & Markey, C. N. (2015). Lessons from Markey et al. (2015) and Bushman et al. (2015): Sensationalism and integrity in media research. Human Communication Research, 41, 184-203.

Markey, P. M., Markey, C. N., & French, J. E. (2015). Violent video games and real-world violence: Rhetoric versus data. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 4, 277-295.

in press