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  1. Communication Among Grandmothers, Mothers, and Adult Daughters

    A Qualitative Study of Maternal Relationships

    By Michelle A. Miller-Day

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This volume examines communication processes within the grandmother-mother-daughter relationship, emphasizing an intergenerational perspective. Using observations of and extensive interviews with six sets of middle-income, Caucasian female family members, this book offers a heuristic account of...

    Published July 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. To Dance the Dance

    A Symbolic Interactional Exploration of Premarital Sexuality

    By F. Scott Christopher

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This pioneering monograph integrates the major research findings of the past four decades and offers a new model for the study of human sexuality. The author examines the empirical literature on sexuality for the developmental stages of childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood and for...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships

    By James M. Honeycutt, James G. Cantrill

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships focuses on the role of memory, communication, and social cognition in the development of romantic relationships. The authors review developmental models of communication and examine criticisms of these models. They also explore the stages through...

    Published September 30th 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Women and Men As Friends

    Relationships Across the Life Span in the 21st Century

    By Michael Monsour

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This monograph studies women and men as friends from a developmental perspective. Women and Men as Friends examines cross-sex friendships from early childhood through old age, then summarizes the findings and offers recommendations on how friendship between males and females can be encouraged...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Psychology Press

  5. Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships

    By James M. Honeycutt, James G. Cantrill

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships focuses on the role of memory, communication, and social cognition in the development of romantic relationships. The authors review developmental models of communication and examine criticisms of these models. They also explore the stages through...

    Published May 15th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Communicating at the End of Life

    Finding Magic in the Mundane

    By Elissa Foster

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This enlightening volume provides first-hand perspectives and ethnographic research on communication at the end of life, a topic that has gone largely understudied in communication literature. Author Elissa Foster’s own experiences as a volunteer hospice caregiver form the basis of the book....

    Published October 19th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Personal Relationships and Personal Networks

    By Malcolm R. Parks

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    The effort to understand personal relationships has traditionally focused on the individual characteristics of participants. Personal Relationships and Personal Networks takes this analysis a step further, focusing on research linking participants' feelings and actions within a given personal...

    Published August 16th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Relating Difficulty

    The Processes of Constructing and Managing Difficult Interaction

    Edited by D. Charles Kirkpatrick, Steven Duck, Megan K. Foley

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Relating Difficulty offers insight into the nature of difficulty in relationships across a broad range of human experience. Whether dealing with in-laws or ex-spouses, long-distance relationships or power and status in the workplace, difficulty is an all too common feature of daily life. Relating...

    Published February 21st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Nonverbal Communication in Close Relationships

    By Laura K. Guerrero, Kory Floyd

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Nonverbal Communication in Close Relationships provides a synthesis of research on nonverbal communication as it applies to interpersonal interaction, focusing on the close relationships of friends, family, and romantic partners. Authors Laura K. Guerrero and Kory Floyd support the premise that...

    Published November 18th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Safer Sex in Personal Relationships

    The Role of Sexual Scripts in HIV Infection and Prevention

    By Tara M. Emmers-Sommer, Mike Allen

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This book focuses on safer sex discussion and practice in close, personal relationships, emphasizing research on individuals in personal relationship types that are experiencing a rise in HIV infection and AIDS. Moving beyond studies of gay adult males and IV drug-users, this work paints a clear...

    Published October 13th 2004 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Relational Communication: An Interactional Perspective To the Study of Process and Form
    Edited by L. Edna Rogers, Valent¡n Escudero
    To Be Published December 19th 2014

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