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Cupid's Arrow And The Laws Of Attraction
2013-02-10 05:28:07

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There are nearly as many clichés for falling in love as there are couples. "It was love at first sight," "Inner beauty is what matters," and "opposites attract" are just a few examples. But when we select a new romantic or sexual partner, what is really going on? Elizabeth McClintock, a sociologist from the University of Notre Dame, has examined the impact of physical attractiveness and age on the selection of a mate and...