Bogusław Pawłowski – publikacje


Artykuły w czasopismach (w jęz. angielskim)

Artykuły w czasopismach (w języku polskim)

Rozdziały w książkach (w jęz. angielskim)

Rozdziały w książkach (w jęz. polskim)

Recenzje książek


  • Pawłowski B. (1998) Why are human newborns so big and fat? Human Evolution: 13: 65-72.
  • Pawłowski B., Ch. Lowen, R. Dunbar (1998) Neocortex size, social skills and mating success in male primates. Behaviour, 135 (3): 357-368.
  • Pawłowski B., A. Nobis (1998) Threat making co-operation or how to increase the probability of co-operation in prisoner’s dilemma. Systems: 3: 112-119.
  • Pawłowski B., Dunbar R. (1999) Withholding age as putative deception in mate search tactics. Evolution and Human Behavior 20: 53-69.
  • Pawłowski B., Dunbar R. (1999) Impact of market value on human mate choice decisions. Proceedings of Royal Society, London B., 266: 281-285.
  • Pawłowski B. (1999) Loss of oestrus and concealed ovulation in human evolution: the case against the sexual-selection hypothesis. Current Anthropology, 40: 257-275.
  • Pawłowski B. (1999) Permanent breasts as a side effect of subcutaneous fat tissue increase in human evolution. HOMO, vol. 50/2, pp. 149-162
  • Pawłowski B., Dunbar R.I.M, Lipowicz A. (2000) Tall men have more reproductive success. Nature 403: 156.
  • Pawłowski B. (2000) The biological meaning of preferences on the human mate market. Przegląd Antropologiczny – Anthropological Review, 63:39-72.
  • Pawłowski B. (2001) – The evolution of gluteal/femoral fat deposits and balance during pregnancy in bipedal Homo. Current Anthropology, 42: 572-574.
  • Pawłowski B., Cieplak E. (2002) Can the sex of the second child be predicted by the birth-weight of the first child? Medical Hypotheses, 58(1): 15-17.
  • Pawłowski B., Kozieł S. (2002) The impact of traits offered in personal advertisements on response rates. Evolution and Human Behavior 23:139-149.
  • Pawłowski B., Grabarczyk M. (2003) Center of body mass and the evolution of female body shape. American Journal of Human Biology 15:144-150.
  • Pawłowski B. (2003) Variable preferences for sexual dimorphism in height as a strategy for increasing the pool of potential partners in humans. Proceedings of Royal Society, London B., 270:709-712.
  • Kozieł S., Pawłowski B. (2003) Comparison between primary and secondary mate markets: an analysis of data from lonely hearts columns. Personality and Individual Differences, 35:1849-1857.
  • Pawłowski B. (2004) Prevalence of menstrual pain in relation to the reproductive life history of women from the Mayan rural community. Annals of Hum. Biology, 31:1-8
  • Rozmus-Wrzesińska M. , Pawłowski B. (2005) Men’s ratings of female attractiveness are influenced more by changes in female waist size compared with changes in hip size. Biological Psychology, 68(3): 299-308.
  • Pawłowski B. (2005) Heat loss from the head during infancy as a cost of encephalization. Current Anthropology, 46(1): 136-141.
  • Pawłowski B., Dunbar R.I.M (2005) Waist:Hip Ratio versus BMI as Predictors of Fitness in Women. Human Nature – An Interdisciplinary Biosocial Perspective 16(2):164-177.
  • Pawłowski B., Jasieńska G. (2005) Women’s preferences for sexual dimorphism in height depend on menstrual cycle phase and expected duration of relationship. Biological Psychology 70(1):38-43.
  • The Global Deception Research Team (2006) A World of Lies. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 37(1): 60-74. (91 co-authors)
  • Danel D., Pawłowski B. (2006) Attractiveness of men’s faces in relation to women’s phase of menstrual cycle. Collegium Antropologicum 30(2):285–289.
  • Danel D., Pawlowski B. (2007) Eye-mouth-eye angle as a good indicator of face masculinization, asymmetry and attractiveness (Homo sapiens). Journal of Comparative Psychology, 121(2):221-225.
  • Wiszewska A., Pawlowski B., Boothroyd L. (2007) Father-daughter relationship as a moderator of sexual imprinting: a facialmetric study. Evolution & Human Behavior, 28(4):248-252.
  • Fink B., Neave N., Brewer G., Pawlowski B. (2007) Variable preferences for sexual dimorphism in stature (SDS): Further evidence for an adjustment in relation to own height. Personality and Individual Differences, 43:2249-2257.
  • Żądzińska E., Rosset I., Domański C., Pawłowski B., Mikulec A. (2007) Can economic stress affect secondary sex ratio in Poland? Anthropological Review, 70:15-27.
  • Pawlowski B., Jasienska G. (2008) Women’s body morphology and preferences for sexual partners’ characteristics. Evolution & Human Behavior, 29:19-25.
  • Salska I., Frederick D.A., Pawlowski B., Reilly A.H, Laird K.T., Rudd N.A (2008) Conditional mate preferences: Factors influencing preferences for height. Personality and Individual Differences, 44:203-215.
  • Sorokowski P, Pawłowski B. (2008) Adaptive preferences for leg length in a potential partner. Evolution & Human Behavior, 29:86-91.
  • Pawlowski B., Rajinder Atwal , R.I.M. Dunbar (2008) Sex Differences in Everyday Risk-Taking Behavior in Humans. Evolutionary Psychology, 6(1):29-42.
  • Pawłowski B., Sorokowski P. (2008) Men’s attraction to women’s bodies changes seasonally. Perception, 37:1079-1085.
  • Pawłowski B., Boothroyd L.G., Perrett D.I. , Kluska S. (2008) Is female attractiveness related to final reproductive success? Collegium Antropologicum, 32: 457-460.
  • Swami V., M. Rozmus-Wrzesinska, M. Voracek, T. Haubner, D. Danel, B. Pawłowski, D. Stanistreet, F. Chaplin, J. Chaudhri, P. Sheth, A. Shostak, E. Xian Zhang, A. Furnham (2008) The influence of skin tone, body weight, and hair colour on perceptions of women’s attractiveness and health: A cross-cultural investigation. Journal of Evolutionary Psychology, 6(4): 321–341.
  • Koziel S., W Kretschmer, B. Pawlowski (2010) Tattoo and piercing as signals of biological quality. Evolution & Human Behavior 31: 187–192.
  • Sylwester K., Pawłowski B. (2011) Daring to be darling: Attractiveness of risk takers as partners in long- and short-term sexual relationships. Sex Roles, 64: 695–706.
  • Borkowska B., Pawłowski B. (2011) Female voice frequency in the context of dominance and attractiveness perception. Animal Behaviour, 82: 55-59. doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2011.03.024.
  • Żądzińska E, Rosset I., Mikulec A., Domański C., Pawłowski B. (2011) Impact of economic conditions on the secondary sex ratio in post-communistic economy. HOMO- Journal of Comparative Human Biology, 62: 218–227.
  • Pawłowski B., Ulijaszek S. (2011) Waist-to-Hip Ratio and woman’s education level as predictors of breastfeeding duration. Collegium Antropologicum, 35(2): 313–318.
  • Żelaźniewicz A. , Pawłowski B. (2011) Female breast size attractiveness for men as a function of sociosexual orientation (restricted vs. unrestricted). Archives of Sexual Behavior, 40:1129–1135. DOI 10.1007/s10508-011-9850-
  • Pawłowski B., Żelaźniewicz A. (2012) Newborn’s condition at birth does not depend on maternal sexual strategy — evidence against the ‘‘hunting for good genes’’ hypothesis. Am. J. Hum. Biol. 24: 420–424. DOI 10.1002/ajhb.22224
  • Ziomkiewicz A., Wichary S., Bochenek D., Pawlowski B., Jasienska G. (2012) Temperament and ovarian reproductive hormones in women: Evidence from a study during the entire menstrual cycle. Hormones and Behavior 61:535-540. doi:10.1016/j.yhbeh.2012.01.017
  • Ziomkiewicz A., Pawlowski B., Ellison P.T., Lipson S.F., Thune I., Jasienska G. (2012) Higher luteal progesterone is associated with low levels of premenstrual aggressive behavior and fatigue. Biological Psychology 91: 376-382
  • Borkowska B., Pawlowski B., (2013) Alcohol and nicotine intake and prenatal level of androgens measured by digit ratio. Personality and Individual Differences 55(6): 685-687
  • Makowska, A., Rydlewska, A., Kuczyńska, A., Sorokowski, P., Krakowiak, B., Pawłowski, B., Banasiak, W., Ponikowski, P., Jankowska, EA. (2014) Psychological gender of men with systolic heart failure – a neglected strategy to cope with the disease? American Journal of Men’s Health 8:249-257. doi:10.1177/1557988313508429.
  • Pawlowski, B., Nowak, J., Borkowska, B., Drulis-Kawa, Z. (2014) Human body morphology, prevalence of nasopharyngeal potential bacterial pathogens and immunocompetence handicap principal. American Journal of Human Biology 26:305-310. DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22510.
  • Borkowska, B., Pawlowski, B. (2014) Recreational drug use and fluctuating asymmetry: testing the handicap principle. Evolutionary Psychology 12(4): 769-782.
  • Żelaźniewicz A., Pawłowski B. (2015) Disgust in pregnancy and fetus sex – longitudinal study. Physiology & Behavior 139: 177-181
  • Żelaźniewicz A., Pawłowski B. (2015) Breast size and asymmetry during pregnancy in dependence of a fetus’s sex. American Journal of Human Biology 27(5): 690–696.         DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22716
  • Ziomkiewicz A., Wichary S., Gomuła A., Pawlowski B. (2015) Trait anxiety moderates the association between estradiol and dominance in womenPhysiology & Behavior 143: 97-103
  • Żelaźniewicz A., Nowak J., Pawłowski B. (2015) Woman’s body symmetry and oxidative stress in the first trimester of pregnancyAmerican Journal of Human Biology 27(6): 816-821
    DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22730
  • Marcinkowska U., Ellison P., Galbarczyk A., Milkowska K., Pawlowski B., Thune I., Jasienska G., (2016) Lack of support for relation between woman’s masculinity preference, estradiol level and mating contextHormones & Behavior. 78: 1–7
  • Żelaźniewicz A., Borkowska B., Nowak J., Pawłowski B. (2016) The progesterone level, leukocyte count and disgust sensitivity across the menstrual cyclePhysiology & Behavior 161: 60–65.
  • Nowak J., Borkowska B., & Pawlowski B. (2016) Leukocyte Changes Across Menstruation, Ovulation, and Mid-Luteal Phase and Association with Sex Hormone Variation. American Journal of Human Biology 28:721-728.
  • Danel DP., Siennicka A., Glińska K., Nowak N., Jankowska EA, Pawłowski B. & Lewandowski Z. (2016) Female perception of a partner’s mate value discrepancy and controlling behaviour in romantic relationships (Homo sapiens) Acta Ethologica        doi:10.1007/s10211-016-0240-5
  • Małecki W.,  Pawłowski B. &  Sorokowski P. (2016) Literary Fiction Influences Attitudes Toward Animal Welfare.   PLoS ONE 11(12): e0168695.  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0168695
  • Nowak J.E., Borkowska B., & Pawlowski B. (2017) Sex differences in the risk factor for Staphylococcus aureus throat carriage. American Journal of Infection Control. 45:29-33.   
  • Tybur JM, Inbar Y., Aarøe L., Barclay P., Barlow FK., Barra M., Becker DV., Borovoi L., Choi I., Choi JA., Consedine NS., Conway A., Conway JR., Conway P., Adoric VC., Demirci E., Fernández AM., Ferreira DCS., Ishii K., Jakšić I., Ji T., van Leeuwen F., Lewis DMG., Li NP., McIntyre JC., Mukherjee S., Park JH, Pawlowski B., Petersen MB, Pizarro D., Prodromitis G., Prokop P., Rantala MJ., Reynolds LM., Sandin B., Sevi B., Smet D., Srinivasan N., Tewari S., Wilson C., Yong JC, Žeželj I. (2016) Parasite Stress and Pathogen Avoidance Relate to Distinct Dimensions of Political Ideology Across 30 Nations.  PNAS, 113 (44): 12408-12413. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1607398113 
  • Mielcarska K., Żelaźniewicz A. Pawłowski B. (2017) Risk-taking propensity in pregnancy – longitudinal study. Personality and Individual Differences, 110:7–11. 
  • Danel D., Siennicka A.E., Fedurek P., Frąckowiak T., Sorokowski P., Jankowska E.A., Pawłowski B. (2017) Men with a terminal illness relax their criteria for facial attractiveness. American Journal of Men’s Health, 11(4):1247-1254.    doi: 10.1177/1557988317692504.
  • Schmitt D.P., Alcalay L.,  Allik J. ….Pawlowski B.  et al.  …. (2017) Narcissism and the Strategic Pursuit of Short-Term Mating: Universal Links across 11 World Regions of the International Sexuality Description Project-2. Psychological Topics, 26:1, 89-137. 
  • Sorokowski P., Groyecka A., Karwowski M., Manral U., Kumar A.,Niemczyk A., Marczak M, Misiak M., Sorokowska A., Huanca T., Conde E., Wojciszke B. & Pawlowski B.    . (2017) Free mate choice does not infuence reproductive success in humans. Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 10127 doi:10.1038/s41598-017-10484-x,  
  • Pawłowski B.,  Nowak J., Borkowska B, Augustyniak D., Drulis-Kawa Z. (2017) Body height and immune efficacy: testing body stature as a signal of biological quality.   Proceedings of the Royal Society B-Biological Sciences. 284: 20171372,

  • Pawłowski B. (1992) Zachowania narzędziowe zwierząt dziko żyjących. Acta Universitatis Wratislaviensis nr 1353: 93-113, Prace Zoologiczne XXIV, Wrocław.
  • Pawłowski B. (1994) Altruizm jako fenomen biologiczny. Kosmos, 43/2: 191-200.
  • Pawłowski B. (2000) Koncepcje utraty rui i ukrycia owulacji w ewolucji człowieka. Kosmos 49, nr 1-2: 7-18.
  • Pawłowski B & D. Danel (2009) Psychologia Ewolucyjna – nauka o adaptacjach i ewolucyjnej inercji ludzkiego umysłu. Kosmos 58(3-4): 573-583.

  • Pawłowski B., A. Nobis (1996) Peacemaking through co-operation by means of threat. In: Wilby J.M. Sustainable peace in the world system, and the next evolution of human consciousness. Proceedings of ISSS, Louisville, pp. 59-66.
  • Nobis A., Pawłowski B. (1996) Cultural conflict: Its nature, inevitability and function, In: Wilby J.M. Sustainable peace in the world system, and the next evolution of human consciousness. Proceedings of ISSS, Louisville, pp. 509-514.
  • Pawłowski B., Dunbar R. (2001) Human mate choice strategies. In: Economics in Nature. Social Dilemmas, Mate Choice and Biological Markets Eds. R. Noe, J. van Hoof & P. Hammerstein, Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 187-202.
  • Pawłowski B. (2007) Origins of homininae and putative selection pressures acting on the early hominins. In: Handbook of Paleoanthropology (eds. W. Henke & I. Tattersall), vol. 3, pp. 1409-1440, Springer-Verlag, Berlin.
  • Pawłowski B. (2012) Body height. In: Thomas F Cash, editor. Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance, Vol. 1. San Diego: Academic Press; pp. 82-88.
  • Pawłowski, B., Nowaczewska W. (2015) Origins of Hominini and Putative Selection Pressures Acting on the Early Hominins. In: Handbook of Paleoanthropology (eds. Henke, W., Tattersall, I.) DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-27800-6_46-6,  Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.
  • Pawłowski, B. (2015) Ovulation, concealed. In: The International Encyclopedia of Human Sexuality (eds. P. Whelehan, A. Bolin), ISBN: 978-1-4051-9006-0, Wiley-Blackwell.  pp. 856-860

  • Pawłowski B. (1994) Biologiczne podłoże „Kula”. In: Mozrzymas J., A. Nobis, A. Ogorzałek, „Symetria w Przyrodzie, Sztuce i Naukach Humanistycznych”, tom 4, Wrocław, s. 27-38.
  • Pawłowski B. (1994) Biologia kultury. In: Mozrzymas J., A. Nobis, A. Ogorzałek, „Symetria w Przyrodzie, Sztuce i Naukach Humanistycznych, tom 4, Wrocław, s. 141-152.
  • Pawłowski B., (2008) Biologa refleksje o globalizacji w ewolucji człowieka. In: Historia – Kultura- Globalizacja, (pod red. A. Nobis i P. Badyna) 1: 201-205.
  • Pawłowski B., (2008) Środowiskowe aspekty wzrostu mózgowia w ewolucji człowieka. In: Problemy środowiska i jego ochrony. Tom 16. (pod red. M. Nakonieczny i P. Migula). CSCŚ UŚ, Katowice, str. 161-172.
  • Pawłowski B. (2016) Concealed ovulation. In:  T.K. Shackelford, V.A. Weekes-Shackelford (eds.),  Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_9-1   Springer International Publishing Switzerland.
  • „Biologia atrakcyjności człowieka” (2009) pod red. (edited by) B. Pawłowski,

W książce tej następujące rozdziały:

  • Pawłowski B. „Wstęp. O biologii atrakcyjności człowieka jako przedmiocie badań naukowych”; (1-11).
  • Danel D. i B. Pawłowski „Atrakcyjność a mechanizmy doboru płciowego i teoria sygnalizacji biologicznej; (12-45).
  • Sukiennik I. i B. Pawłowski „Biologiczne znaczenie atrakcyjności cech dziecięcych” (46-65).
  • Pawłowski B. „Wysokość i długościowe proporcje ciała a atrakcyjność człowieka” (66-109).
  • Rozmus-Wrzesińska M. i B. Pawłowski „Atrakcyjność względnej masy i kształtu ciała” (110-165).
  • Danel D,. i B. Pawłowski „Biologiczne znaczenie atrakcyjności twarzy”, (166-205).
  • Gajda D. i B. Pawłowski „Biologia atrakcyjności głosu i śmiechu” (232-261).
  • Pawłowski B. i I. Sukiennik „Biologia atrakcyjności zapachu ludzkiego ciała” (262-292).
  • Pawłowski B. „Zakończenie. Atrakcyjność fizyczna człowieka jako multimodalny sygnał biologiczny”, (292-301).
  • Pawłowski B. (2010) Adaptacje i ewolucyjna inercja ludzkiego umysłu. In: Ewolucja Filozofia Religia, pod red. D. Leszczyńskiego, (Lectiones & Acroases Philosophicae III), ss. 109-121
  • Pawłowski B. (2011) Atrakcyjność i preferencje kobiet w zależności od fazy cyklu menstruacyjnego. In: Środowisko a gospodarka hormonalna u kobiet pod red. M. Kapiszewskiej. AFM, Kraków, ss:79-91. (ukazała się w 2012).
  • Pawłowski B. (2016) Concealed ovulation. In:  T.K. Shackelford, V.A. Weekes-Shackelford (eds.),  Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science,
    DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_9-1   Springer International Publishing Switzerland.

  • Pawłowski B. (2002) (Book review) Evolution’s Eye. A Systems View of the Biology–Culture Divide. By Susan Oyama. Pp. 274. (Duke University Press, Durham and London, 2000.) £12.95, ISBN 0-8223-2472-5, paperback. Journal of Biosocial Science, 34:428-30
  • Pawłowski B. (2004) (Book review) The Triple Helix. Gene, organism, and environment. By Richard Lewontin. Pp. 136 (Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, London, England 2000) ISBN 0-674-00159-1, hardback. Journal of Biosocial Science, 36:251-252.
  • Pawłowski B. (2005) (Book review) Survival of the Fattest: The Key to Human Brain Evolution. By Stephen C. Cunnane New Jersey, World Scientific Publishing Co, 2005, pp. 342, ISBN 981-256-191-9. Przegląd Antropologiczny – Anthropological Review (PA-AR) 68, 83-86.
  • Pawłowski B. (2006) (Book review) On Our Minds. How Evolutionary Psychology is Reshaping the Nature versus Nurture Debate. By Eric M. Gander. Pp. 293. (The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore & London, 2003.) ISBN 0-8018-7387-8, hardback. Journal of Biosocial Science, 38:574-575.
  • Pawłowski B. (2009) Dual sexual strategy in females – Is the mysterious nature of women explained? A review of Randy Thornhill and Steven W. Gangestad, The Evolutionary Biology of Human Female Sexuality (Book review). Evolutionary Psychology, ( 7(2): 160-163.
  • Pawlowski B. (2016) Concealed ovulation. Rozdz. w  T.K. Shackelford, V.A. Weekes-Shackelford (eds.),  Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-16999-6_9-1   Springer International Publishing Switzerland.