Kerckhoff and Davis 19 62 - Filter Model.
Sprecher 19 98 - couples matched in attractiveness, social background and interests. Have longer relationships.
O'Conner and Rosenblood 19 96 - Affiliation Model. Reward/ Need theory. Different amounts of social contact needed.
Smith and Mackie 2002 - Happy relationships meet the needs of both people.
Rusbult and van Lange 19 96 - Rewards important in determining how a relationship will develop.
Clark and Mills 19 79 - *** for tat - exchange relationship. Leads to communal relationship.
Duck and Miell 19 86 - Self-disclosure. Regulated by norms relating to when info should be reviled and what should be avoided.
Murstein 19 72 - Match Hypothesis.
Silverman 19 71 - rating and dating in bars.
Mckillip and Riedel 19 93 - Friends matched similarly.
Byrne 19 70 - Law of attraction. Similarities
Singh and Ho 2000 - Differences in at***udes can lead us to dilike people (YOU ***).
Festinger et al 1950 - Halls of residence.
Bossard 1932 - Philadelphia couples.
Homans 19 71 - Social exchange theory. Profit and costs.
Argyle 19 87 - Challenges Homan. Only count costs once dissatisfied in relationship.
Thibaut and Kelley 19 59 - Interdependence theory. compare to previious relationships. Compare to others on offer.
Duck 19 94 - Challenges Thibaut. Only look for alternatives when dissatisfied.
Rusbult and van Lange 19 96 - The Investment Model.
Impett et al 2002 supports this.
Walster 1978 - Equity Theory
Van Yperen and Buunk 19 90 - 65% rated as equitable. 25% men over-benefited and 25% of women under-benefited.
Dwyer 2000 - lesbians put a considerable amount of value on equity.
Miell and Croghan 19 96 - In western cultures equity is more important.
Duck 1988 - dissolution model.
Bruce and Young 19 98 - both men and women have a preference for symmetrical faces. YOUNG AND SYMMETRY
Langlois et al 2000 - Meta Analysis. Agreement cross culturally on who was attractive.
Singh 19 93 - Body shape. Waist to hip ratio of 0.7. Hour glass shape. Across cultures.
Dunbar and Waynforth 19 95 - Younger partner is important to 42% of men and only a quater of women. Attractiveness is neccessary to 44% of men and 22% of women.
Baiky and Zucker 19 95 -Preferences of gay and straight men are similar. Interested in Physical attractiveness…