Love aggression and satisfaction in dating relationships
Based on this study alone, researchers cannot conclude that hostile sexism causes men to yell at and demean their partners.
Hostile, sexist men tend to believe they have less power in romantic relationships than they actually do, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association.
Interestingly, both husbands and wives thought that the husband was humourous more often.
Regardless, married couples overwhelmingly say that humour has a positive impact on their marriages. Humour is a great ice breaker and a social lubricant, but can it also help resolve conflict in marriages?