Marital assortment for personality dispositions: assessment with three different data sources.

@article{Buss1984MaritalAF,
  title={Marital assortment for personality dispositions: assessment with three different data sources.},
  author={David Michael Buss},
  journal={Behavior genetics},
  year={1984},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={111-23}
}
This study examined spouse correlations in a 9 of 93 married couples with respect to 16 interpersonal dimensions using three different data sources: self-report, spouse ratings, and independent interviewer-observer ratings. Results across all three sources supported the previously obtained low positive correlations between spouses. Partial correlations using age and hierarchical multiple regressions using length of marriage do not support the alternative hypothesis that obtained spouse… CONTINUE READING
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