Date of Award
Master of Science in Psychology
Kaufman, Scott Barry
The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between women's perception of different types of threats and the menstrual cycle. This thesis argues for the existence of a specific cognitive adaptation in human females that reduces the possibility of rape during the time of maximum pregnancy risk.
Beaussart, Melanie Lynn, "The influence of menstrual cycle phase on threat recognition" (2011). Theses Digitization Project. 3998.