- Ekaterina A. Silina
- Kostroma State University
- Tat’yana L. Kryukova
- Kostroma State University
- Gender inequality attitudes` impact on dyadic coping in close relationships
- Silina E.A., Kriukova T.L. Gender inequality attitudes` impact on dyadic coping in close relationships. Vestnik of Kostroma State University. Series: Pedagogy. Psychology. Sociokinetics, 2021, vol. 27, № 4, pp. 217-220. (In Russ.) https://doi.org/10.34216/2073-1426-2021-27-4-217-220
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The situation of the COVID-19 pandemic has raised gender inequality problems around the world, in Russia as well – cases of domestic violence have increased; the burden associated with daily duties, as well as conflicts between partners have grown. The question how close partners cope with stress together as a dyad has become topical. Another point of interest includes gender attitudes’ impact. The aim is to identify the role of gender attitudes in partners` dyadic coping with stress. Hypothesis is that gender attitudes impact partners` choice of dyadic coping strategies. The sample consists of volunteers in close relationships. The most important results presented include: people with pronounced gender inequality attitudes are not inclined to use dyadic coping when a stressful situation arises in the couple. Gender attitudes impact dyadic coping strategies choice: positively for those who “launch” negative coping; negatively, for supporting coping. Dominance and inequality, defined by traditional gender roles, hinder effective sharing of dyadic tasks with the partner when coping with stress.
gender attitudes, dyad, stress, dyadic coping.
- Funding and acknowledgments:
This work was supported by Department of Higher Education and Science FZEW-2020-0005.
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- Ekaterina A. Silina, Kostroma State University, Kostroma, Russia, email@example.com, https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1169-4939
- Tat’yana L. Kryukova, Doctor of Psychological Sciences, Kostroma State University, Kostroma, Russia, firstname.lastname@example.org, https://orcid.org/0000-0003-0825-3232