TITLE

WHY WE DISS OUR DATES

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Susan A.
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Psychology Today;May/Jun2004, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study conducted by Beth Pontari, a psychologist from Furman University in South Carolina, on the tendency of couples to downplay their partners' positive qualities when interacting to attractive members of their own sex. Attitude of same-sex friends when talking about their dates; Difference in the approach used by women when talking about their partners with the opposite sex, with women who are attractive and unattractive.
ACCESSION #
12935078

 

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