Mating Strategy

Some articles on mating, mating strategy, strategy:

Ruff - Behaviour - Mating
... the males have well-marked and inherited variations in plumage and mating behaviour ... total, have strongly coloured black or chestnut ruffs and stake out and occupy small mating territories in the lek ... Resident males tolerate the satellite birds because, although they are competitors for mating with the females, the presence of both types of male on a territory attracts additional females ...
Dark Triad - Evolutionary Perspectives - As Mating Strategy
... this perspective, those high on the Dark Triad tend to have an accelerated mating strategy, reporting more sex partners, more favorable attitudes towards casual sex, lowered standards in ... have been identified as part of a fast life strategy that appears to be enacted by an exploitative, opportunistic, and protean approach to life in general and at work ... However, the research pertaining to the Dark Triad as a mating strategy is based almost exclusively on college students, which limits generalizability, although it does have the ...

Famous quotes containing the words strategy and/or mating:

    To a first approximation, the intentional strategy consists of treating the object whose behavior you want to predict as a rational agent with beliefs and desires and other mental states exhibiting what Brentano and others call intentionality.
    Daniel Clement Dennett (b. 1942)

    He’s one of those know-it-all types that, if you flatter the wig off him, he chatter like a goony bird at mating time.
    —Michael Blankfort. Lewis Milestone. Johnson (Reginald Gardner)