Social Exchange Theory

2017-08-28 - 01:48 | News |

Social exchange theory is a perspective of the field of social psychology and sociology to explain social change and stability as a process of negotiated exchanges between people. The social exchange theory advocates that all human relationships are formed by using a cost-benefit analysis and comparison with alternatives. NYC , For example, when a person perceives the costs of a relationship over the profits made, the person, according to this theory, leave the relationship. This theory has its roots in economics, psychology and sociology. The social exchange theory is linked to the rational choice theory and structuralism, taking its main characteristics.