Aaron Sell, Ph.D. on human ability to predict strength from hearing a voice - Sept 21, 2010 (replay)
Can you determine the physical strength and fighting prowess of a man simply by listening to his voice? Aaron Sell, Ph.D. from UC Santa Barbara's Center for Evolutionary Psychology and the winner of the 2007 Young Investigator Award from the International Society for Research on Aggression suggests you can and joined Pav & Tim on Radio Causeway to discuss his team's findings. Dr. Sell and his team recently published a paper in the Proceeedings of the Royal Society titled, "Adaptations in humans for assessing physical strength from the voice."
The interview was originally recorded and aired on July 13, 2010.
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