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Confronting Relationship Challenges

Confronting Relationship Challenges

Edited by:
  • Steve Duck - The University of Iowa, USA, Rhetoric Dept, USA, University of Iowa, USA
  • Julia T. Wood - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA

April 1995 | 296 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Even in the closest of relationships, things can go wrong. This volume takes an honest look at difficulties, dilemmas and challenges in relationships and examines useful management and tolerance skills.

Topics explored include: anger; having enemies; the family after divorce; interpersonal violence; codependency; HIV/AIDS; chronic illness; and bereavement.

Steve Duck and Julia T Wood
For Better, For Worse, For Richer, For Poorer
The Rough and the Smooth of Relationships

Suzanne M Retzinger
Shame and Anger in Personal Relationships
Jacqueline P Wiseman and Steve Duck
Having and Managing Enemies
A Very Challenging Relationship

Marilyn Coleman and Lawrence H Ganong
Family Reconfiguring Following Divorce
Paul H Wright and Katherine D Wright
Personality Syndrome or Relational Process?

James T West
Understanding How the Dynamics of Ideology Influence Violence between Intimates
Sheryl Perlmutter Bowen and Paula Michal-Johnson
A Crucible for Understanding the Dark Side of Sexual Interactions

Renee F Lyons and Darlene Meade
Painting a New Face on Relationships
Relationship Remodelling in Response to the Challenges to Chronic Illness

John H Harvey et al
Held Captive by Their Memories
Managing Grief in Relationships


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