marriage

Women’s communication shapes division of labor in household

A study found that partner communication is the most important factor linking the division of household labor to satisfaction in the relationship. But the way that the partners’ communication matters depends on gender.


War and marriage

Ideal marriage partners drive Waorani warriors to war. Subtle coercion from in-laws also a factor.


FIRST COMES LOVE…BUT WHAT ABOUT MARRIAGE?

A brief summary of marriage trends across gender, age, race and religion.


MORE THAN A FEW GOOD MEN

Contrary to traditional expectations of unbalanced sex ratios, places with more men than women do not typically experience higher rates of family and social instability, according to a University of Utah study.


PREMARITAL SEX AND DIVORCE

New research from University of Utah researcher Nicholas H. Wolfinger explores counterintuitive trends in the link between premarital sex and marital stability.