Social Equality Promotes Gender Stereotypes?

Research has found that social equality could be detrimental to girls’ maths performance. This is because social equality promotes comparison between genders, which then encourages us to adopt gender stereotypes like ‘girls are bad at maths’. So beware of the effects of gender stereotypes if you live in an extremely egalitarian society. In fact, you can even counter the effects of negative stereotypesContinue reading


Travelling In The Same Direction Increases Liking

Not too satisfied with your relationship with your spouse? The direction of travel when commuting to work could be the culprit. Research has found that couples were more satisfied with their relationship when they travelled to work in the same direction, and this was regardless of whether they left for work at the same time. So consider this when buying a house with your partner in the future. Continue reading