Power of Love and Relationships
Please address each of the items below:
1. Describe the factors
of attraction. What attracts us to one another? Why are we less likely to befriend someone from another culture than someone from a similar background with a similar physical aesthetic? Be sure to identify and describe all six factors in attraction.
2. Discuss the human need to build bonds and
relationships. Do we have an innate need to belong? If so, why? How is this need attached to our emotions, our social bonds, and our fear
3. Explain the three types
love: companionate, passionate, and compassionate. What are the differences and similarities among them? What is an example
of each type? How does Sternberg’s Triangular Theory
Love distinguish romantic
love, from empty
love or infatuation?
Please thoroughly address each
of the components in Figure 12.1.
Include an introduction, thesis statement, and conclusion. Your completed assignment must be three to four pages in length (excluding title and reference pages). It must include a minimum
of two to three references, formatted according to APA guidelines, as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.