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Social Exchange Theory

Social Exchange Theory of John Thiabut and Harold Kelley

This essay by Em Griffin examines the key terms in the theory of social exchange and the concept of outcome matrix.

Rational Choice Theory

John Scott explores psychological theories that inform Homan's theory of social exchange.

Social exchange theories and sexuality. Susan Sprecher. The Journal of Sex Research, Feb 1998 v35 n1 p32(12).

Social Exchange Theory is one of the social science theories that have been applied to the study of human sexuality. This theoretical perspective is of particular relevance for understanding sexuality as it is negotiated between two people in their relationship. InfoTrac.