Jiah Yoo

Culture Predicts how Marital Support and Strain is Linked to Marital Satisfaction

High-quality marital relationships have been conceptualized as a marriage with higher positivity (e.g., support) and lower negativity (e.g., strain). However, such relationships may differ in holistic cultures (e.g., Japan) where the middle way between positivity and negativity is valued. Using data (n = 1,924) from representative samples of American and Japanese adults, we tested cultural […]


Symposium 3: Love and marital satisfaction