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Attraction

  • By: Gary W. Lewandowski & Arthur Aron
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Attraction is an important factor for the development of romantic relationships. Social psychology traditionally defines interpersonal attraction as a positive evaluation of a specific person that involves the behavioral tendency to approach the person, having positive feelings ...