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ERIC Number: EJ021984
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1970
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Ideal-Self Fulfillment in Male Selection: A Corollary to the Complementary Need Theory of Mate Selection
Karp, Ellen S.; And Others
J Marriage Fam, 32, 2, 269-271, May '70
Results confirm that there is a significant tendency for homogamy between the traits of the subject and the traits of her fiance, as perceived by the subject. When the traits are not homogamous, there is a significant tendency for the fiance to resemble the subject's ideal self rather than her actual self. (Author)
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