Social Exchange Theory

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  • Created on: 07-01-13 13:37


  • People aim to reduce costs and increase rewards in their relationships
  • Rewards = companionship, sex, affection and Costs = financial, effort, boredom
  • A series of exchanges; people run their relationships like bank accounts, keeping an eye on what they put in and what they get out
  • Relationship is in…


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