Managing infidelity: a cross-cultural perspective

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 41 Published In Pages: 85-101
By Jankowiak, William, Nell, M. Diane, Buckmaster, Anne


This study focuses on spousal responses to extramarital affairs cross-culturally. Results suggest that men and women are equally concerned with the sexual activities of their spouses, however, tactics used in response to infidelity vary by gender. Results also show a relationship between social complexity and responses to infidelity.

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