Power of Love and Relationships
For this assignment, please address each of the items below:
1. Describe the factors of attraction. What attracts us toone another? Why are we less likely to befriend someone from anotherculture than someone from a similar background with a similar physicalaesthetic? Be sure to identify and describe all six factors inattraction.
2. Discuss the human need to build bonds and relationships. Do we havean innate need to belong? If so, why? How is this need attached to ouremotions, our social bonds, and our fear of deprivation?
3. Explain the three types of love: companionate, passionate, andcompassionate. What are the differences and similarities among them?What is an example of each type? How does Sternberg’s Triangular Theoryof 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. Yourcompleted assignment must be three to four pages in length (excludingtitle and reference pages). It must include a minimum of two to threereferences, formatted according to APA guidelines, as outlined in theAshford Writing Center.