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Unformatted text preview: Marked by high levels of interpersonal attraction, sexual desire, and heightened arousal Liking: Relationship based on intimacy and affection but lacking passion or deep commitment Mutual Absorption: When two lovers almost always attend only to each other Evolutionary Psychology: Study of the evolutionary origins of human behavior patterns Evolutionary Psychology Influences sexual attraction and mate selection Buss (2004; 2007) found that men prefer younger, more attractive partners And women prefer older, higher status, more successful partners Preferences may have evolved because of specific reproductive challenges faced by men and women...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.
- Spring '10