A Psychologist’s Guide to Internet Dating. Can we anticipate intimate leads simply from evaluating a face?

A Psychologist’s Guide to Internet Dating. Can we anticipate intimate leads simply from evaluating a face?

Olga Khazan December 11, 2013

Mike Blake / Reuters

Edward Royzman, a therapy teacher in the University of Pennsylvania, asks me personally to record four characteristics on an item of paper: physical attractiveness, earnings, kindness, and fidelity. He then gives me personally 200 virtual “date points” that I’m to distribute one of the four faculties. The greater I allocate to every feature, the greater extremely we supposedly value that quality in a mate.

This test, which Royzman sometimes operates together with university classes, is supposed to inject scarcity into hypothetical relationship decisions so that you can force visitors to focus on.

I do believe for an extra, after which We compose equal amounts (70) close to both kindness and hotness, then 40 close to earnings and 20 close to fidelity. (mais…)

Continuar lendo A Psychologist’s Guide to Internet Dating. Can we anticipate intimate leads simply from evaluating a face?