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2013-11-30 23:20:44

Recent study on gender roles, conducted by Queendom.com and PsychTests.com, turns tradition on its head. While older men are more progressive-minded, younger men have a slightly more traditional view of relationships, childrearing, men and women’s place in the working world, and what it means to be a man. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Although traditions like chivalry can still be endearing, there are many gender role views that have changed – and many women and men will...

2013-11-26 23:31:07

Recent study on gender roles reveals that many men are changing their attitude and opinions of relationships, childrearing, men and women’s place in the working world, and what it means to be a man in today’s world. The study was conducted by Queendom.com and PsychTests.com using their Gender Roles Test. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Although the idea of a male nanny or stay-at-home dad is still not widely-accepted, traditional and progressive-minded men differ greatly in...

Men And Women Check Out Female Body
2013-10-29 15:51:49

[ Watch the Video: Eye-Tracking Study Scopes Out Some Chicks ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For the first time, researchers have used sophisticated eye-tracking technology to prove that women are often objectified by men. Interestingly enough, however, the study also found women were just as likely to objectify the female body, though for different reasons. According to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) study, when men were asked to judge a woman...

2013-10-14 23:00:26

KEY Pleasure Toys to be distributed to attendees at event work shops during annual Sex Week. Cambridge, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 JOPEN, the world’s leading luxury pleasure product brand, partners with Harvard University’s Sex Week for second year in a row. The company is donating products from the popular KEY Collection. Items will be distributed to attendees of the workshops during Sex Week. Harvard’s Sex Week is coordinated by the Sexual Health and Education and...

2013-09-03 10:58:46

A gap in earnings between male and female U.S. physicians has persisted over the last 20 years, according to a research letter by Seth A. Seabury, Ph.D., of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and colleagues. Using nationally representative data from the March Current Population Survey (CPS) from 1987 to 2010, the researchers estimated trends in the male-female earnings gap among physicians, other health care workers, and workers overall. The sample included 1,334,894...

Thrill Seekers Less Adventurous Than A Generation Ago
2013-09-02 04:57:34

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Young men are less adventurous than they were a generation ago, primarily because they are less motivated and in worse physical condition than their fathers, researchers from the University of St. Andrews claim in a new study. According to Nick Collins, Science Correspondent for The Telegraph, research conducted in 1978 reported men were 48 percent more likely than women to express interest in “thrill and adventure seeking”...

2013-08-17 23:03:09

As noted in a recent New York Times article focusing on the top candidates to replace Ben Bernanke as the chairman of the Federal Reserve, the issue of gender is still very much in play in the work world. That comes as no surprise to FPMG, a performance management firm, which believes overcoming gender differences starts with communication, realizing that men and women have vastly different ways of relating to others…and judiciously using that knowledge. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) August 17, 2013...

2013-08-13 10:51:29

A woman's work is never done — or so the saying goes. Though women still do about two thirds of household chores, the division of labor may depend on what her mate does for a living. New research by University of Notre Dame Sociologist Elizabeth Aura McClintock shows that when married or cohabiting men are employed in heavily female occupations — like teaching, childcare work, or nursing — they spend more time doing housework, compared to when they are employed in traditionally male...


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