week 7 appendix G due day 5 - commitment Empty Love...

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Axia College Material Appendix G According to Sternberg, a person can experience eight general types of love. In the following table, a type of love as identified by Sternberg is in the left column. In the center column, write the combination of components that type of love demonstrates (intimacy, passion, or commitment). In the right column, fill in the characteristics for the corresponding type of love. Type of Love Components Characteristics Non Love Does not have any components of Love Non love is a relationship where there is no commitment, passion and intimacy. They are just really close friends. Liking Based on intimacy Liking has the close intimacy friendship without having any thinking of long-term commitments. Infatuation Passion Infatuation is where they have interest in sexual passion, But no thought of intimacy or
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Unformatted text preview: commitment. Empty Love Commitment Empty love is with commitment regardless of the lacking of intimacy and passion for the sake of a marriage or children. Romantic Love Passion and intimacy Romantic love is being passionately and intimately connected to someone, But has no thoughts of commitment. Companionate Love Intimacy and commitment Companionate love commitment and intimacy, but without passion in the relationship. Instead, the partners may seem like friends, rather than lovers. Fatuous Love Passion and commitment Fatuous love is all about passion and commitment without intimacy. Consummate Love Intimacy, passion, and commitment Consummate love is based on a match made in heaven couple that is truly and deeply in love, therefore devoted to each other in all means....
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This note was uploaded on 07/09/2010 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 210 taught by Professor Gehrman during the Spring '10 term at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.

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