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Unformatted text preview: Attraction: o Proximity = geographic closeness o Mere-exposure = how often you meet him o Reciprocity = liking things who like us o Similarity = associate with other with whom you share characteristics o Physically attractive = good looking o Halo effect = one good quality must mean the person has others o The matching hypothesis says we become romantically involved with equivalent others o Worldwide, people seek mates who are dependable, mature, have nice personalities, and who like them Gender differences in mate selection: o Males seek youth, health, and novelty o Females seek resources and shared parental investment...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course PSY 110 taught by Professor Campbell during the Spring '08 term at Illinois State.
- Spring '08
- Social Psychology