Allison, Dorothy
December 1983
Advocate;12/8/83, Issue 382, p28
Focuses on a study on American couples conducted by sociologists Pepper Schwartz and Philip Blumstein to examine the effect of gender roles on a couple relationship. Differences in attitude towards the other partner in gay, lesbian and heterosexual couples; Nature of intimacy in such relationships; Implications of competitiveness in these relations.


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