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Domestic Violence: New Research Focuses On Treatment for Perpetrator, Not Victim

July 31, 2012


Source ScienceDaily (July 31, 2012) — A new University of Houston (UH) experiment takes an unconventional look at the treatment for domestic violence, otherwise known as intimate partner violence (IPV), by focusing on changing the perpetrators’ psychological abuse during arguments rather than addressing his sexist beliefs. “There is a lot of research that studies the […]

Female Money Doesn’t Buy Male Happiness: Macho Men Let Their Female Partner’s Higher Income Threaten Their Relationshi

July 17, 2012


ScienceDaily (July 17, 2012) — Macho men whose partners earn more than they do have worse romantic relationships, in part because the difference in income is a strain for them, according to a new study by Patrick Coughlin and Jay Wade from Fordham University in the US. Conversely, men who are not so traditional in […]

Women have higher IQ than men

July 16, 2012


Who run the world? Girls. Women are scoring higher than men on IQ tests. New research shows that women have higher IQ than men. (FETHI BELAID/AFP/Getty Images) Women are scoring higher than men on IQ tests for the first time in 100 years, according to new research. James Flynn, a world-renowned expert in IQ testing, […]

Heavy Women Have Lower Quality Relationships, But Same Is Not True For Men, Study Finds

June 23, 2009


ScienceDaily (June 23, 2009) — Dr. Janet D. Latner, an Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa, has co-authored an article about the weight of women and men and the quality of their romantic relationships. The research—conducted jointly by Professor Latner and New Zealand clinical psychologist Dr. Alice D. Boyes addresses […]