The Oxford Handbook of Close Relationships

This book provides an in-depth and comprehensive summary of the psychology of close relationships, and showcases classic and contemporary theories, models, and empirical research that have been conducted in the field.

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  • Author : Jeffry A. Simpson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 846 pages
  • ISBN : 0195398696
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Social Psychology of Attraction and Romantic Relationships

The Social Psychology of Attraction and Romantic Relationships
  • Author : Madeleine A. Fugère,Jennifer P. Leszczynski,Alita J. Cousins
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release : 01 December 2014
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Why are we attracted to some people and not to others? Are first impressions accurate? Why do some romantic relationships succeed while others fail? Are our romantic choices influenced by evolution? In tackling questions like these, The Social Psychology of Attraction and Romantic Relationships reviews the theory and research behind this fascinating area. It combines real-life anecdotes and popular media examples with the latest psychological studies, making it a lively and engaging read. Ideal for students of social psychology and

Love and Attraction

Love and Attraction
  • Author : Mark Cook,Glenn Wilson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2013
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Love and Attraction is a collection of papers presented at the International Conference on Love and Attraction. This book is organized into 12 parts encompassing 78 chapters that cover various aspects of the subjects, including friendship, intimacy, and sexuality. The introductory parts deal with the psychological aspects of physical attractiveness, non-verbal intimacy, attraction, and friendship. The subsequent parts examine the geographical difference in mate selection, marital relations, and romantic love. These chapters also look into the structural features of personality, behavior, and

The Psychology of Love and Hate in Intimate Relationships

The Psychology of Love and Hate in Intimate Relationships
  • Author : Katherine Aumer
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 23 June 2016
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Social psychology has made great advancements in understanding how our romantic relationships function and to some extent, dissolve. However, the social and behavioral sciences in much of western scholarship often focus exclusively on the more positive aspects of intimate relationships--and less so on more controversial or unconventional aspects. The goal of this volume is to explore and illuminate some of these underrepresented aspects: aspects such as non-monogamy, female orgasm, sadism, and hate, that often function alongside love in intimate relationships.

Love: The Psychology of Attraction

Love: The Psychology of Attraction
  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 05 January 2016
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Love: The Psychology of Attraction is an easy-to-navigate, step-by-step guide to modern love that's grounded in scientific study, psychological expertise, and practical insights about romance in the age of social media. Crack the code of compatibility and find the path to true love with this unique guide to finding the perfect mate in the modern world. Love: The Psychology of Attraction offers answers to your burning questions: How should I present myself online? What are red flags in a first

For The Love of Social Psychology

For The Love of Social Psychology
  • Author : John T. Jost
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 February 2022
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For the Love of Social Psychology examines the most exciting and important contributions to the study of human nature in the 20th and early 21st centuries. Focusing on thought leaders in social psychology today, author John Jost scrutinizes the theorists and their work. This is particularly important as the discipline faces a period of intense self-criticism and conflict over statistical methods and practices. The ideas of social and personality psychology, which may well constitute its greatest asset to society and

Close Relationships

Close Relationships
  • Author : Clyde Hendrick
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 20 November 2001
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Close Relationships is a comprehensive introduction to and synthesis of contemporary theory, research and practical applications of what is known about close/personal relationships.

Loneliness: Human Nature and the Need for Social Connection

Loneliness: Human Nature and the Need for Social Connection
  • Author : John T. Cacioppo,William Patrick
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 17 August 2008
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A pioneering neuroscientist reveals the reasons for loneliness and what to do about it. John T. Cacioppo’s groundbreaking research topples one of the pillars of modern medicine and psychology: the focus on the individual as the unit of inquiry. By employing brain scans, monitoring blood pressure, and analyzing immune function, he demonstrates the overpowering influence of social context—a factor so strong that it can alter DNA replication. He defines an unrecognized syndrome—chronic loneliness—brings it out of

The New Psychology of Love

The New Psychology of Love
  • Author : Robert J. Sternberg,Karin Sternberg
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 06 December 2018
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This is a much-needed update on the latest theory and research on love supplied by leading scientific experts. It is suitable for psychologists, neuroscientists, anthropologists, sociologists, and anyone with an interest in love and what has been learned from scientific studies of it.

An Introduction to Social Psychology

An Introduction to Social Psychology
  • Author : James Alcock,Stan Sadava
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 21 July 2014
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Psychology recognises no borders. The relationships between people and the groups they form are determined by similar principles no matter where in the world they come from. This book has been written to introduce students from all countries and backgrounds to the exciting field of social psychology. Recognising the limitations that come from studying the subject through the lens of any one culture, James Alcock and Stan Sadava have crafted a truly international social psychology book for the modern era.

Liking and Loving

Liking and Loving
  • Author : Zick Rubin
  • Publisher : Holt Rinehart & Winston
  • Release : 25 October 1973
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Describes the psychological processes operating within phases and forms of human intimacy as well as the status of and relationship between love and marriage in contemporary society.

The Brain in Love

The Brain in Love
  • Author : Daniel G. Amen, M.D.
  • Publisher : Harmony
  • Release : 14 July 2009
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You hold the key to stronger relationships, deeper connections, and heightened intimacy. Everyone wants to know how to improve his or her love life, but so few of us understand the integral role the brain plays in attraction, keeping us excited about our partner, and helping us feel a strong connection. Based on Dr. Daniel Amen’s cutting-edge neuroscience research, The Brain in Love shares twelve lessons that help you enhance your love life through understanding and improving brain function.

How to Fall in Love with Anyone

How to Fall in Love with Anyone
  • Author : Mandy Len Catron
  • Publisher : Nero
  • Release : 01 February 2018
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In 2014, 33-year- old Mandy Len Catron went on a date with an acquaintance. They decided to try an experiment: inspired by a study designed to create romantic feelings, Mandy and Mark spent the evening asking each other 36 increasingly intimate questions, wondering if it would lead to them falling in love. In How to Fall in Love with Anyone, this experiment is Catron’s starting point for investigating what it means to love someone and to be loved, and how we

Psychology of Love 101

Psychology of Love 101
  • Author : Karin Sternberg, PhD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release : 15 October 2013
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"Reflecting the breath of love's myriad effects and possible causes, as well as the relatively recent volume of systematic scientific inquiry into these, the love literature is sprawling and unruly. Sternberg, however, hasdone an excellent job of selecting representative approaches and findings and presenting them to students in an organized, scholarly, and engaging way." Ellen Berscheid, PhD Regents' Professor of Psychology Emeritus University of Minnesota While many people view love as a nebulous concept that is difficult to study scientifically,

Social Relationships

Social Relationships
  • Author : Joseph P. Forgas,Julie Fitness
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 25 October 2021
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Human beings are an intrinsically gregarious species - our personal relationships are of immense interest to us and are a key factor in achieving happiness and well being. From the moment of birth, humans crave love and intimacy and we devote much energy to creating and maintaining successful personal relationships throughout our personal and our working lives. However, modern industrialized societies present a particularly challenging environment for sustaining rewarding personal relationships. Understanding how people initiate, develop, maintain, and terminate relationships