Spouse similarity in attitudes, personality, and psychological well-being.

@article{Feng1994SpouseSI,
  title={Spouse similarity in attitudes, personality, and psychological well-being.},
  author={Dong-xiao Feng and Lisa Baker},
  journal={Behavior genetics},
  year={1994},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={357-64}
}
The study of the origin of spouse similarity is interesting because the extent to which spouse similarity reflects genetic resemblance between husbands and wives affects the genetic structure of a population. The sources of observed spouse similarity in attitudes, personality, and psychological well-being are discussed. Analyses based on data collected from an American adult sample assessed longitudinally showed that spouse correlations were high for attitudes and low to moderate for… CONTINUE READING

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