All Academic, Inc. Research Logo

Info/CitationFAQResearchAll Academic Inc.
Document

Romance and Risk: Romantic Attraction and Health Risks in the Process of Relationship Formation
Unformatted Document Text:  24 Table 3: Ten Most/Least Attractive and Ten Most Risky/Least Risky Aspects (Scale: 1-7, 159 aspect items in all) Attractiveness Rating Rank Mean Item N 1. 6.52 Single 246 2. 6.35 Trustworthy 265 3. 6.23 Faithful 265 4. 6.23 Opposite sex gender orientation 250 5. 6.14 Happy with myself 292 6. 6.14 18-25 years old 280 7. 6.13 Self confident 292 8. 6.11 Non-smoker 272 9. 6.07 Supportive 240 10. 6.05 Stays fit 213 151. 2.66 Hesitant 203 152. 2.46 Self conscious 292 153. 2.46 Doesn’t care about fitness 213 154. 2.33 36-45 years old 280 155. 2.13 Smoker 272 156. 2.13 Pessimistic 251 157. 2.07 Same sex gender orientation 250 158. 1.97 Cleanliness is over-rated 246 159. 1.68 Married 246 159. 1.54 Over 45 years old 280 Risk Rating Rank Mean Item N 1. 5.59 Likes to sexually experiment 272 2. 5.52 More sexual experience, the better 185 3. 5.32 Bi-sexual orientation 250 4. 5.31 Life is short, we should enjoy it 185 5. 5.11 Uses drugs occasionally 272 6. 5.00 Cleanliness is over-rated 246 7. 4.91 Secretive/mysterious 156 8. 4.87 Spending exciting nights together 258 9. 4.83 Smoker 272 10. 4.82 Implusive 203 151. 2.23 Trustworthy 265 152. 2.22 Non-smoker 272 153. 2.21 Hanging around and relaxing 233 154. 2.20 Cultural events 223 155. 2.15 Reading 223 156. 2.07 Live cautiously 219 157. 2.06 Drug free 272 158. 2.01 Faithful 265 159. 1.99 Live responsibly 219 159. 1.64 One should save oneself for one’s life partner 185 _______________________________________________________________________________ Sample sizes are different for each aspect because only aspects that reflected the “top 15 attributes” plus those of the randomly selected five additional attributes were evaluated in terms of attractiveness and risk.

Authors: Johnson, Brenda., Fishbein, Martin., Hennessy, Michael. and Yzer, Marcus.
first   previous   Page 24 of 30   next   last



background image
24
Table 3: Ten Most/Least Attractive and Ten Most Risky/Least Risky
Aspects (Scale: 1-7, 159 aspect items in all)
Attractiveness Rating
Rank
Mean
Item
N
1.
6.52
Single
246
2.
6.35 Trustworthy
265
3.
6.23 Faithful
265
4.
6.23
Opposite sex gender orientation
250
5.
6.14 Happy with myself
292
6.
6.14
18-25 years old
280
7.
6.13 Self confident
292
8.
6.11 Non-smoker
272
9.
6.07
Supportive
240
10.
6.05 Stays fit
213

151.
2.66
Hesitant
203
152.
2.46 Self conscious
292
153.
2.46 Doesn’t care about fitness
213
154.
2.33 36-45 years old
280
155.
2.13 Smoker
272
156.
2.13 Pessimistic
251
157. 2.07
Same sex gender orientation
250
158.
1.97 Cleanliness is over-rated
246
159.
1.68 Married
246
159.
1.54 Over 45 years old
280
Risk Rating
Rank
Mean
Item
N
1.
5.59
Likes to sexually experiment
272
2.
5.52
More sexual experience, the better
185
3.
5.32
Bi-sexual orientation
250
4.
5.31
Life is short, we should enjoy it
185
5.
5.11
Uses drugs occasionally
272
6.
5.00
Cleanliness is over-rated
246
7.
4.91
Secretive/mysterious
156
8.
4.87
Spending exciting nights together
258
9.
4.83
Smoker
272
10.
4.82
Implusive
203

151.
2.23
Trustworthy
265
152.
2.22
Non-smoker
272
153.
2.21
Hanging around and relaxing
233
154.
2.20
Cultural
events
223
155.
2.15
Reading
223
156.
2.07
Live
cautiously
219
157.
2.06
Drug
free
272
158.
2.01
Faithful
265
159.
1.99
Live
responsibly
219
159.
1.64
One should save oneself for one’s life partner 185
_______________________________________________________________________________
Sample sizes are different for each aspect because only aspects that reflected
the “top 15 attributes” plus those of the randomly selected five additional
attributes were evaluated in terms of attractiveness and risk.


Convention
All Academic Convention makes running your annual conference simple and cost effective. It is your online solution for abstract management, peer review, and scheduling for your annual meeting or convention.
Submission - Custom fields, multiple submission types, tracks, audio visual, multiple upload formats, automatic conversion to pdf.
Review - Peer Review, Bulk reviewer assignment, bulk emails, ranking, z-score statistics, and multiple worksheets!
Reports - Many standard and custom reports generated while you wait. Print programs with participant indexes, event grids, and more!
Scheduling - Flexible and convenient grid scheduling within rooms and buildings. Conflict checking and advanced filtering.
Communication - Bulk email tools to help your administrators send reminders and responses. Use form letters, a message center, and much more!
Management - Search tools, duplicate people management, editing tools, submission transfers, many tools to manage a variety of conference management headaches!
Click here for more information.

first   previous   Page 24 of 30   next   last

©2012 All Academic, Inc.