Asymmetries in the Friendship Preferences and Social Styles of Men and Women.

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Several hypotheses on the form and function of sex differences in social behaviors were tested. The results suggest that friendship preferences in both sexes can be understood in terms of perceived reciprocity potential-capacity and willingness to engage in a mutually beneficial relationship. Divergent social styles may in turn reflect trade-offs between… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12110-007-9003-3

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@article{Vigil2007AsymmetriesIT, title={Asymmetries in the Friendship Preferences and Social Styles of Men and Women.}, author={Jacob Miguel Vigil}, journal={Human nature}, year={2007}, volume={18 2}, pages={143-61} }