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Unformatted text preview: The supply of men and women Preferences for certain traits Resources offered to potential partners Theories of mate selection Exchange theory Selection based on cost-reward analysis Psychodynamic theories Parent image - where you select a mate who resembles your opposite sex parent Developmental Process Theory Filtering the field of eligible: Propinquity (closeness) Attraction: Social filter: similar age, race, social class homogamy 17:22 17:22...
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2011 for the course SOCL 2501 taught by Professor Simpson during the Spring '08 term at LSU.
- Spring '08