From: Futurism

Love Languages Are Fake, Scientists Say

The concept of “love languages,” first theorized by a Baptist preacher in the early 90s, has had a vice grip on pop psychology for decades — but now, some scientists are calling bull. In a new paper published in the journal Current Directions in Psychological Science, researchers from the University of Toronto Mississauga took on the public’s “obsession with love languages.” They found, per their close reading of ten relationship science studies, that there just isn’t a lot of “strong empirical support” for the theory.

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