Intimate Relationships

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/17/2011
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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The sixth edition of Intimate Relationshipsis the most accessible, comprehensive, and current work available. This text has a broad reach, drawing from all the relationship sciences including material from social psychology, communication studies, family studies, sociology, clinical psychology, and neuroscience. Clearly on the cutting edge, it presents all of the new developments in the field and exudes vigorous standards of scholarship while maintaining a highly acclaimed reader-friendly style that sets the text apart.

Table of Contents


1. The Building Blocks of Relationships

2. Research Methods

3. Attraction

4. Social Cognition

5. Communication

6. Interdependency

7. Friendship

8. Love

9. Sexuality

10. Stresses and Strains

11. Conflict

12. Power and Violence

13. The Dissolution and Loss of Relationships

14. Maintaining and Repairing Relationships





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Intimate Relations January 24, 2012
very well written, detailed, hard to put down! I didnt think I would ever say that about a text book.
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