Therefore, the current paper could provide new evidence on the influence of money on romantic relationships. Support Center Support Center. Generally, physical attractiveness reflects a woman's mate value more than material resources do Koyama et al. Additionally, the results of experimental studies provide evidence for the causal effects of money on mating strategies. The pursuit of happiness: All the authors have approved of the version's publishment and agreed to be accountable for all aspects of the work. Money is often involved in love stories.
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When Love Meets Money: Priming the Possession of Money Influences Mating Strategies
Some researchers have examined the influences of money on human relationships in laboratory experiments e. Men wore a very scant form of maroor loincloth; girls and lads were practically naked, but when a girl married she took to wearing a taupakia very abbreviated form of kilt that just covered the posteriors. Our major hypothesis is as follows: Massive within-sex differences in mating strategies exist together with these sex differences. Sexual selection and physical attractiveness: Girls selected young men of a stalwart, matured aspect, with well-shaped body, handsome face not too wide, large eyes that looked with a mild expression upon mankind, with shapely loins and lacking any excessive protruberance of the buttocks or stooping-forward of the body; lacking also restless eyes, overhanging eyebrows, upturned nose, and gaping mouth.