Psychologists claim that those in late adulthoodare more selective
Socioemotional Selectivity Theory
Psychologists claim that those in late adulthood are more selective
about the company they keep because they are less willing to invest in relationships with emotional risk and they place a higher value on emotional satisfaction. Do you feel this a valuable way to approach social relationships? Why or why not? Could this approach be useful in other periods of development? If so, how? Support your reasoning with information from the text and other course materials.