• Psychology, Medicine
  • Published in
    Journal of marriage and the…
    2013
  • DOI:10.1111/jomf.12037

Gender Dynamics Predict Changes in Marital Love Among African American Couples.

@article{Stanik2013GenderDP,
  title={Gender Dynamics Predict Changes in Marital Love Among African American Couples.},
  author={Christine E. Stanik and Susan M. Mchale and Ann C. Crouter},
  journal={Journal of marriage and the family},
  year={2013},
  volume={75 4},
  pages={
          795-807
        }
}
This study examined the implications of gender attitudes and spouses' divisions of household labor, time with children, and parental knowledge for their trajectories of love in a sample of 146 African American couples. Multilevel modeling in the context of an accelerated longitudinal design accommodated 3 annual waves of data. The results revealed that traditionality in husbands' gender attitudes was linked to lower levels of love. Furthermore, divisions of household labor and parental… CONTINUE READING

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