• Study of the Fire of Passion in Buddhism Eliot and Shakespeare
    In R. Panth (ed.), Nalanda and Buddhism, Nava Nalanda Mahavihara. pp. 221. 2002.
  • On Cantor's concept of set
    International Logic Review 32 72-78. 1985.
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    The western consensus is that obese women are considered attractive by Afro-Americans and by many societies from nonwestern developing countries. This belief rests mainly on results of nonstandardized surveys dealing only with body weight and size, ignoring body fat distribution. The anatomical distribution of female body fat as measured by the ratio of waist to hip circumference (WHR) is related to reproductive age, fertility, and risk for various major diseases and thus might play a role in ju…Read more
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    The nature of thinking behavior in obese humans
    with Richard Letz and Sydnor Sikes
    Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society 6 (6): 641-644. 1975.
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    Obesity and compliance
    with Sydnor Sikes
    Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society 4 (3): 176-176. 1974.
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    Body shape and women’s attractiveness
    Human Nature 4 (3): 297-321. 1993.
    This paper examines the role of body fat distribution as measured by waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) on the judgment of women’s physical attractiveness. It presents evidence that WHR is correlated with a woman’s reproductive endocrinological status and long-term health risk. Three studies were conducted to investigate whether humans have perceptual and cognitive mechanisms to utilize the WHR to infer attributes of women’s health, youthfulness, attractiveness, and reproductive capacity. College-age as w…Read more