4-14 - COM 225 4-14-09 Infidelity Glass & Wright...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
COM 225 4-14-09 Infidelity Suggest that in order to understand cheating we need to examine how men and women are socialized differently: o Prepare women more for love and less for sexuality, they link sex and love o Prepare men more for sexuality and less for love, they separate sex from love Findings from Previous Research on Marriage Interpersonal aspects of marriage—such as communication & companionship—are valued more by wives than by husbands Sexual satisfaction is more frequently associated with the marital happiness of husbands than wives When there are problems, husbands more frequently cite sexual problems, wives more frequently cite problems with affection Self Report Survey Anonymous Returned by Mail Recruited for study on “marriage” at airports and office complexes Findings For long term relatively stable dating relationships add 5-10% The average person had been married for 12 years, had 2 kids, college
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

4-14 - COM 225 4-14-09 Infidelity Glass & Wright...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online