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  1. 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 12th 2004 by Routledge

  2. The State of Affairs

    Explorations in infidelity and Commitment

    Edited by Jean Duncombe, Kaeren Harrison, Graham Allan, Dennis Marsden

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This volume brings together contributions on the study of sexual affairs in committed personal relationships. The editors enlisted colleagues with varied theoretical and methodological perspectives from Britain, the United States, and other countries. Together, their contributions provide a broad,...

    Published April 27th 2004 by Routledge

  3. A Lifetime of Communication

    Transformations Through Relational Dialogues

    By Julie Yingling

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    A Lifetime of Communication explores the developmental processes that make for uniquely human change and growth. In this distinctive work, author Julie Yingling utilizes a single case example of a child, her parents, and other influential figures to demonstrate developmental interaction and...

    Published April 20th 2004 by Psychology Press

  4. Maintaining Relationships Through Communication

    Relational, Contextual, and Cultural Variations

    Edited by Daniel J. Canary, Marianne Dainton

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Relational maintenance provides a rallying point for those seeking to discover the behaviors that individuals utilize to sustain their personal relationships. Theoretical models, research programs, and specific studies have examined how people in a variety of close relationships choose to define...

    Published October 31st 2002 by Routledge

  5. Inappropriate Relationships

    the Unconventional, the Disapproved, and the Forbidden

    Edited by Robin Goodwin, Duncan Cramer

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    In one of the great euphemisms of our time, an embattled President Clinton admitted to an "inappropriate relationship" with his White House intern, Monica Lewinsky. But what exactly is an "inappropriate relationship?" For that matter, what is an "appropriate relationship?" And how can an...

    Published March 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 September 30th 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Time and Intimacy

    A New Science of Personal Relationships

    By Joel B. Bennett

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    There is a mysterious connection between our experiences of intimacy--of love, the longing to feel connected, and sexual embrace--and the human sense of time--eternity, impermanence, and rhythm. In this critical analysis of the time-intimacy equation, Bennett shows how the scientific study of...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Time and Intimacy

    A New Science of Personal Relationships

    By Joel B. Bennett

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    There is a mysterious connection between our experiences of intimacy--of love, the longing to feel connected, and sexual embrace--and the human sense of time--eternity, impermanence, and rhythm. In this critical analysis of the time-intimacy equation, Bennett shows how the scientific study of...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. 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 October 12th 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 July 31st 2000 by Routledge

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