A cross-cultural perspective on romantic love

Ethnology Vol/Iss. 31 Published In Pages: 149-155
By Jankowiak, William, Fischer, Edward F.


This study negates the hypothesis that romantic love is unique to Euro-American culture and provides evidence of romantic love in the majority of cultures sampled.


Sample Used Coded Data Comment
Standard Cross Cultural Sample (SCCS)Researchers Own

Hypotheses (1)

Romantic love is a human universal.Supported

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