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Lecture notes for "attraction, arousal and response" sorted under slide headings :)

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Department
Psychology
Course
PSY354H5
Professor
Ayesha Khan
Semester
Summer

Description
Asexuality -small number of ppl who experience little or no sexual attraction to other people -if it doesnt negatively affect the person then there is no problem with them Beauty is not entirely in the eye of the beholder -culture has an impact when considering beauty -measure attraction level in babies by measuring the amount of time they look at the picture -even without a lot of experience, infants will exhibit preferences toward the more attractive individual as deemed by the adult Beautiful female faces are symmetrical and youthful -picture B more attractive -eyes a little further apart -narrower nose -full lips -delicate jaw -these characteristics tend to be universal -female preferences change depending on the phase of their menstrual cycle -fertile phase (ovulating) prefer men that have more masculine features and these are related to amount of testosterone that he has -square jaw, broad shoulders, deep voice, etc -outside of fertile phase prefer more feminine looking males (males with softer featu
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