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An atlas of interpersonal situations

Author: Harold H KelleyJohn G HolmesNorbert L KerrHarry T ReisCaryl E RusbultAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003. ©2003
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"An Atlas of Interpersonal Situations provides a systematic theoretical account for understanding the impact of situations on patterns of social interaction. Through descriptions of 21 of the most common situations that people encounter in everyday life, the authors aim to give readers the tools needed to understand how those situations influence interpersonal behavior. These descriptions are intended to be  Read more...
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Atlas of interpersonal situations.
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
(DLC) 2002067686
(OCoLC)49775404
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Harold H Kelley; John G Holmes; Norbert L Kerr; Harry T Reis; Caryl E Rusbult; Paul A M van Lange
ISBN: 9780511499845 0511499841 9780511073106 0511073100 9781139148009 1139148001 9780511180996 0511180993 9780511064647 0511064640
OCLC Number: 559609152
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 506 pages) : illustrations
Contents: PART ONE. INTRODUCTION AND THEORY --
1. Interpersonal Situations: The Context of Social Behavior --
2. Outcome Interdependence --
3. Interaction Conditions and Person Factors --
4. Exploring the Geography of the Outcome Patterns --
PART TWO. THE SITUATIONS --
Introduction to the Entries for the Situations --
SINGLE-COMPONENT PATTERNS --
Entry #1. Independence: We Go Our Separate Ways --
Entry #2. Mutual Partner Control: I Scratch Your Back, You Scratch Mine --
Entry #3. Corresponding Mutual Joint Control: Getting in Sync --
Entry #4. Conflicting Mutual Joint Control: Match or Mismatch --
TWO- AND THREE-COMPONENT PATTERNS --
Entry #5. The Prisoner's Dilemma: Me versus We --
Entry #6. Threat: Trading Loyalty for Justice --
Entry #7. Chicken: Death before Dishonor --
Entry #8. Hero: Let's Do It Your Way --
Entry #9. Conjunctive Problems: Together We Can Do It --
Entry #10. Disjunctive Problems: Either of Us Can Do It --
Entry #11. Asymmetric Dependence: You're the Boss --
TIME-EXTENDED PATTERNS --
Entry #12. Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma: United We Stand, Divided We Fall --
Entry #13. Investment: Building for the Future --
Entry #14. Delay of Gratification: Resisting Temptation --
INCOMPLETE INFORMATION SITUATIONS --
Entry #15. Negotiation: CanWe Agree on a Deal? --
Entry #16. Encounters with Strangers: Lack of Information about a Partner --
Entry #17. Joint Decisions under Uncertainty: Bird in the Hand --
Entry #18. Twists of Fate: Coping with an Uncertain Future --
N-PERSON SITUATIONS --
Entry #19. Third Parties: Effects of an Outsider --
Entry #20. N-Person Prisoner's Dilemma: Tragedy of the Commons --
MOVEMENT FROM ONE SITUATION TO ANOTHER --
Entry #21. Movement among Situations: Where Do We Go from Here? --
PART THREE. EPILOGUE.
Responsibility: Harold H. Kelley, John G. Holmes, Norbert L. Kerr, Harry T. Reis, Caryl E. Rusbult, Paul A. M. Van Lange.

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"...interesting application of interdependence theory which opens some surprising perspectives on personal interdependence." Daniel Friedrich, University of Hamburg, The Journal of Mind and Behavior Read more...

 
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