Unformatted text preview: background, occupation. Also similar interests and physical appearance. Don’t opposites attract? Sometimes opposites in personality attract (to complement self) Gain-Loss Theory Maximum liking if rewards are gradually increased (e.g. trying to please them with expensive dates, etc.) most liked Proportion of positive statements most disliked Interactions Their liking you is also increased if they do you a favor. Occasional blunder increases liking (perfect person is unapproachable). Relationships are also based on comparisons (applies to dating and friendships). *Realize God has a better view of alternatives (not stuck with own limited opinion).If married, you have God’s best (assuming you sought His will & His blessing). If not married, seek His will....
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- Fall '10
- mate selection, courtship, Eph., marriage links family, Occasional blunder increases