Chapter 11 - Attraction & Intimacy

Social comparison contrast eect attractiveness of

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Unformatted text preview: average Symmetry What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Physical Attractiveness Who is attractive? Evolution and attraction Assumption that beauty signals biologically important information Health Youth Fertility What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Physical Attractiveness Who is attractive? Social comparison Contrast effect Attractiveness of those we love We see likable people as attractive What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Similarity versus Complementarity Do birds of a feather flock together? Likeness begets liking Dissimilarity breeds dislike What Leads to Friendship and A5rac7on? Similarity versus Complementarity Do opposites attract? Complementarity Popularly supposed tendency, in a relationship between two people, for each to complete w...
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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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