Chapter 11 - Attraction & Intimacy

Physical attractiveness physical attractiveness

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Unformatted text preview: men and women to choose as partners those who are a “good match” in attractiveness and other traits What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Physical Attractiveness Physical- attractiveness stereotype Presumption that physically attractive people possess other socially desirable traits as well First impressions Is the "Beautiful is Good" stereotype accurate? Attractive people are valued and favored, and so many develop more social self- confidence • Self- fulfilling prophecy What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Physical Attractiveness Who is attractive? Whatever people of any given place and time find attractive Perfect...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course PSY 331 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '06 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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