Issues psychology dating
Evolutionary approaches state that animals are motivated to select a ‘mate’ with the best possible genes who will best be able to ensure the offspring’s future health and survival.
Anisogamy means two sex cells (or gametes) that are different coming together to reproduce.
The evolutionary approach is determinist suggesting that we have little free-will in partner choice.
Aron’s research also included a four-minute stare at the end of the question sequence, which may have also contributed to the increased intimacy.