ILOs Understand the general nature, purposes, and techniques of literature with a sense of its relationship to life and culture. Recognize a representative selection of literary works by major writers….
How would your answers be different if you adopted the alternative sociocultural perspective?
In this exercise, you will reflect on your own expectations for relationships.
Begin this assignment by finishing the following sentence:
“I would never enter into a long-term romantic relationship with someone who _______________.”
List at least four characteristics that would be deal breakers for you.
Then, in a one-page paper, answer the following questions:
- Do your answers most reflect a sociocultural model of relationships or your individual perspective? Explain how you came to this conclusion.
- How would your answers be different if you adopted the alternative sociocultural perspective?
- What class material, theory or concept helps you understand your expectations regarding romantic relationships with more nuance and complexity?