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Why do women seek long term relationships?
They have fewer gametes, with higher cost and look for a man who can provide resources
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Why might Meyers et al's research be criticised?
Validity. Understanding of 'satisfaction' and 'love' may differ.
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Who said the way children think about them selves is determined by past-experiences?
Qualter and Munn
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How many cultures did Buss et al study and what are the results?
39 Cultures. Men prefer signs of youth and fertility, women look for signs of wealth. Both seek kind, dependable, intelligent qualtities
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Who found high correlations of 0.50 between attachement type and relationship?
Fraley et al
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Who found no difference in US and Indian marriage satisfaction?
Meyers et al
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Who found no correlation between relationships at 20 and 30?
Rosiman
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Who found that men marry younger and remarry even younger?
Buss et al
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Who claimed men do invest in children to prevent child-mortality?
Ross
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Who found that young men prefer women five years older?
Kenrick et al
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Who said the playground is the training ground of relationships?
Erwin
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Who studied Us and Thailand attitudes towards love and what did they find?
Lavine et al. 11% in US and 34%in Thailand marry without love. Both endorse love overall.
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Who found that female mate-choice varies depending on their fertility?
Penton-Voak. Found that women prefer mansculinised men when most fertile and feminised men when least fertile> Signs of testosterone are adaptive, because it lowers the immune system, so men who are healthy and macho must have very good genes
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Who claimed men do not discriminate between children and step-children?
Anderson
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How did Mohagdaggon argue culture influences relationships?
Western relationships have higher social and cultural mobility, collectovist cultures have more family ties and isolation
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How does Erwin describe that childhood experiences affect relationships?
Boys learn to be competitive and girls learn to be co-operative. However, similarities are over-looked
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What is intra-sexual competition, and give an example
Competition within one group. Eg. Male fighting, sports etc
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What did a study of Bonobo males show?
Little paternal investment. Therefore men are less biologically prepared for parenthood.
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What does Simpson et al say about the childhood explination?
It is deterministic. It can't necessarily influence future choices
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Who claimed children produce an internal working model of behaviours?
Shaver
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What is inter-sexual comptition, and give an example
Competition between both groups Eg. female signs of fertility
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What did Gheyer find?
Increased heart rate at through of high cost situation eg. Missing work to look after sick child
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Why migh Fraley et al's study be criticised?
Attachment type may be caused by relationship type. Correlative research doesnt show cause and effect
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