Interdependent Minds

The Dynamics of Close Relationships

Sandra L. Murray and John G. Holmes
Foreword by Harry T. Reis

Hardcovere-bookprint + e-book
January 25, 2011
ISBN 9781609180768
Price: $59.00
402 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
August 3, 2011
ePub ?
Price: $59.00
402 Pages
print + e-book
Hardcover + e-Book (ePub) ?
Price: $64.90
402 Pages

Foreword, Harry T. Reis

1. Motivating Responsiveness: Why a Smart Relationship Unconscious?

2. Procedural Rules for Responsiveness: The Motivation-Management Model

3. Trust: When to Approach?

4. Commitment: How Close a Connection?

5. The Situational Risks: Seek Connection or Avoid Rejection?

6. The Rules for Seeking Connection: Increase and Justify Own Dependence

7. The Rules for Avoiding Rejection: Withhold Own and Promote Partner Dependence

8. Relationship Personality: Making Certain Rules a Habit

9. Being Swept Away: How Passionate Love Makes It Natural to Connect.

10. Being Mowed Over: How Real Life Makes It Natural to Self-Protect

11. How the Person, the Pairing, and the Context Make (or Break) Relationships

12. A Practical Guide for Relationships