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Unformatted text preview: Leads to matching Partners and friends tend to be similar in attractiveness and other characteristics Maximizing rewards means partners and friends tend to be similar in attractiveness and other characteristics Exceptions tend to involve tradeoffsmismatched rewards that balance out We form groups Group: any possible combination of people, regardless of proximity, organization, and so on We like being and groups Self-enhancement applies to groups as well Ingroup bias: biased ratings and treatment of our group (ingroup) relative to another group Minimal groups Ingroup bias can emerge even when groups are defined by minimal criteria Prejudice Neuroscience: greater amygdala activation among whites when viewing African American faces...
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