Attraction & Intimacy. Liking & Loving Others. I. We need to belong or connect with others in enduring, close relationships. . Why??? **Promotes survival (more hands to help build shelter)
Liking & Loving Others
**Promotes survival (more hands to help build shelter)
**Jilted, widowed, & divorced people more likely to experience depression than those in happy relationships.
During session 2, Ss were flashed with the same images as well as new ones for longer time periods. They had to rate their preference for each image.
Hatfield Study (1966)- matched 752 University of Minnesota 1st year students for a “welcome week” dance.
We tend to like those who like us (cool, the mutual admiration society!!!!)
We have to believe this is sincere, & not self-serving on the other person’s part.
Theory of passionate love
Schater & Singer’s theory of emotion
U.S.- 50% divorce rate