Mother’s love is unconditional towards her children. The favoritism depends upon the children behaving in the ways that gratifies mother. Generally children are rewarded with the status of becoming favorite if they make mother, or sometimes parents feel good with their behavior attitude, love and fill void in her life.
Reasons behind Favoritism:
Researchers say that one of the biggest factors of favoritism by mother is her perception of similarities between herself and her favorite offspring. That is the favored child is one with whom mom shared similar beliefs and values.