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Testosterone and dominance in men.
  • A. Mazur, A. Booth
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Behavioral and brain sciences
  • 1 June 1998
In men, high levels of endogenous testosterone (T) seem to encourage behavior intended to dominate--to enhance one's status over--other people. Sometimes dominant behavior is aggressive, its apparentExpand
Cohabitation versus marriage : A comparison of relationship quality
Using data from the 1987-1988 National Survey of Families and Households, we evaluate the extent to which cohabitation is similar to marriage. The quality of recently formed cohabiting and maritalExpand
Continuity and Change in Marital Quality Between 1980 and 2000
We use data from two national surveys of married individuals-one from 1980 and the other from 2000-to understand how three dimensions of marital quality changed during this period. Marital happinessExpand
Testosterone, and winning and losing in human competition
Testosterone and cortisol were measured in six university tennis players across six matches during their varsity season. Testosterone rose just before most matches, and players with the highestExpand
Family-school links : how do they affect educational outcomes?
Contents: Preface. Part I: Families and Schools: How Can They Work Together to Promote Children's School Success? J.S. Eccles, R.D. Harold, Family Involvement in Children's and Adolescents'Expand
Testosterone, cortisol, and women's competition.
Abstract Hormone (testosterone, cortisol)–behavior relationships have been extensively studied among male competitors, and far less so among female competitors. To address this gap, we studiedExpand
Divorce and psychological stress.
  • A. Booth, P. Amato
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of health and social behavior
  • 1 December 1991
While research on adjustment to divorce has been extensive, the paucity of studies assessing stress before and after divorce has kept the relation between psychological stress and martial dissolutionExpand
Gender differences in testosterone and cortisol response to competition
This study examined intra-individual change in testosterone, cortisol, and hormone-behavior relationships in response to a rowing ergometer competition. Forty-six members (23 females) of a universityExpand
Parental Divorce, Marital Conflict, and Offspring Well-being during Early Adulthood
Un certain nombre d'enquetes montrent que les enfants qui ont grandi dans un univers familial ou les parents sont sans cesse en conflit manifestent une plus grande insatisfaction en matiereExpand
Changes in gender role attitudes and perceived marital quality
Les AA., a partir d'une enquete longitudinale construite sur un echantillon d'individus maries, s'efforcent d'examiner les changements, au sein des menages, en matiere de roles sexuels et cela sur laExpand