GOOD GENES HYPOTHESIS

Hypothesis of female mate selection that argues genetic variation in males correlates with success, features of male behaviour provide information about variation, females respond to variation by choosing males with good genes.

GOOD GENES HYPOTHESIS: "Good gene hypothesis deals with selection of mates."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GOOD GENES HYPOTHESIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/good-genes-hypothesis/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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