Social Psychology PSY 328- How do similarity and familiarity increase helping?

1. You are in a romantic relationship with the love of your life.  But, there is a major factor that is causing you problems.  Describe the factor that may lead to the break-up of your romantic relationship.  Explain how communication can help save the relationship.  Do not use the same response as another student.

2.  How do similarity and familiarity increase helping? What other factors increase the likelihood of helping? What factors are related to a decreased likelihood to help?


Describe a time you were a victim of prejudice or discrimination.  How did that make you feel?

Now describe a time in which you discriminated against someone else (if you feel comfortable doing so).  How did this make you feel?

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