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Objectification in romantic relationships related to sexual pressure and coercion

The object of desire: How being objectified creates sexual pressure for women in heterosexual relationships From Psychology of Women Quarterly To sexually objectify a woman is to focus on her body in terms of how it can provide sexual pleasure … Continue reading

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The effects of bullying last long into adulthood

Impact of Bullying in Childhood on Adult Health, Wealth, Crime, and Social Outcomes From Psychological Science It has long been acknowledged that bullying at a young age presents a problem for schools, parents and public policy makers alike. Though children … Continue reading

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We don’t want someone identical but in both friends and partners we seek similarities to us

Social ecology of similarity: Big schools, small schools and social relationships From Group Processes and Intergroup Relations People prefer to make friends with others who share their beliefs, values, and interests. The more choice people have, the more their friends … Continue reading

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