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Unformatted text preview: Biology and physical attractiveness In humans good looking means normal; we like normal b/c it implies healthy; indicates no genetic mutation. Studies show facially attractive ppl are not more likely to be healthier Characteristics of successful marriages Partners have much in common, find ways to satisfy each others needs Have similar attitidues, personalities, have sex a lot, not a lot of arguments, adequate income, couples parents had successful marriages ppl that date for long time-confident Equity theories Social relationships are transactions in which partners exchange goods, services Asch's conformity studies Compare dif size of lines, say which ones were same in size in group setting Result-ppl before said wrong answer, so you would say that too Ppl conformed to wrong majority...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course PSY 1 taught by Professor Fridlund during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.
- Fall '08
- Cognitive Dissonance