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Positive approaches to optimal relationship development

Author: C Raymond Knee; Harry T Reis
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
Series: Advances in personal relationships (Cambridge, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"How can we get the most out of our close relationships? Research in the area of personal relationships continues to grow, but most prior work has emphasized how to overcome negative aspects. This volume demonstrates that a good relationship is more than simply the absence of a bad relationship, and that establishing and maintaining optimal relationships entails enacting a set of processes that are distinct from
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Electronic reproduction of (manifestation):
Positive approaches to optimal relationship development.
Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2016
(DLC) 2015049382
(OCoLC)927400693
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: C Raymond Knee; Harry T Reis
ISBN: 9781316212653 1316212653 9781316591154 1316591158
OCLC Number: 946755072
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover ; Half-title page; Series page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Figures and tables; Contributors; Preface; Part I Major theoretical perspectives; 1 Promoting intimacy: strategies suggested by the appetitive side; 2 Optimal relationships as mutual fulfillment of self-determination theory's basic psychological needs; 3 Attachment theory as a framework for the promotion of optimal relationships; 4 The self-expansion model and optimal relationship development; Part II Concepts and mechanisms; 5 Capitalization: the good news about close relationships. 6 The positive implications of sex for relationships7 The power of diagnostic situations: how support and conflict can foster growth and security; 8 The role of passion in optimal relationships; 9 The dyadic nature of ideal and partner perceptions in romantic relationships; 10 For it is in giving that we receive: the benefits of sacrifice in relationships; 11 For better or worse: compassionate goals create good relationships in good times and bad; 12 Synchrony in positive social relationships; Part III Effective interventions; 13 Effective interventions for optimal relationships. 14 Forgiveness interventions for optimal close relationships: problems and prospects15 Brief interventions to strengthen relationships and prevent dissolution; Index.
Series Title: Advances in personal relationships (Cambridge, England)
Responsibility: edited by C. Raymond Knee and Harry T. Reis.
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