psy353-1201 - III What women want B. Social Status Exp....

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III What women want I B. Social Status Exp. Made women rate 67 characteristic for their desirability and undesirability on short/long-term relationship s Success in profession, position of promising career HIGHLY desirable in spouse cue to future status was much more desirable for SPOUSE, opposed to short-term relationship r Education and profession degree is also highly valued. Women rate lack of education highly undesirable in spouse W Importance that women put on spouse's status is not limited to America Women value social status more than men in prospective mate. This is same on almost every groups in the world, regardless of nationality, religion, politic, etc e Because hierarchy and limitation to resources is universal in group, women looks for spouse with high social status to fulfill the need. f C. Age C Women prefer men who are older than they are, in every cultures Prefer men about 3.5 years older than they are P Smallest difference is 2~ years on French/ Canadian Largest diff is 5~ years on Iranian
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This note was uploaded on 06/19/2011 for the course PSYCH 353 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '11 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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