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Couple Relationships in the 21st Century : Research, Policy, Practice.

By: Gabb, Jacqui.
Contributor(s): Fink, Janet.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Family and Intimate Life: Publisher: Cham : Springer International Publishing, 2017Copyright date: ©2018Description: 1 online resource (201 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9783319596983.Subject(s): Interpersonal relationsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Couple Relationships in the 21st Century : Research, Policy, PracticeDDC classification: 500 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Foreword -- References -- Preface -- Politics and policy -- Relationship trends and experiences -- Research impact and the dissemination of findings -- References -- Series Editors' Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- 1: Introduction -- Researching couple relationships -- Demographic and policy contexts -- Academic contexts -- Socio-cultural contexts -- Couple practices -- The book -- Notes -- References -- 2: Relationship Work -- Gifts and thoughtful gestures -- Household chores and childcare -- Cooking -- Couple time -- Home comforts -- Notes -- References -- 3: Communication -- Talking and listening -- Relating to each other -- Online and off-track -- Deep knowing, beyond words -- Differences, arguments and reflexive bickering -- Laughter, humour and banter -- The relations of love and loving relations -- Notes -- References -- 4: Sex and Intimacy -- Engendering intimacy -- The in/significance of sex -- Sex and parenting -- Making space for intimacy -- Ageing bodies and relationship duration -- Notes -- References -- 5: Unsettling Coupledom -- Parenting -- Pets -- Cultural difference -- Non-monogamies -- Friends -- Couple display -- Notes -- References -- 6: Conclusion -- Time and the mundane nature of relationship work -- The meanings of love in contemporary times -- Communication and the importance of home -- Conclusion -- References -- Appendix 1: Researching Couples' Long- Term Relationships -- Researching couples' long-term relationships -- Online survey -- Qualitative design and methods -- Appendix 2: Tables -- Bibliography -- Index.
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Foreword -- References -- Preface -- Politics and policy -- Relationship trends and experiences -- Research impact and the dissemination of findings -- References -- Series Editors' Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Figures -- List of Tables -- 1: Introduction -- Researching couple relationships -- Demographic and policy contexts -- Academic contexts -- Socio-cultural contexts -- Couple practices -- The book -- Notes -- References -- 2: Relationship Work -- Gifts and thoughtful gestures -- Household chores and childcare -- Cooking -- Couple time -- Home comforts -- Notes -- References -- 3: Communication -- Talking and listening -- Relating to each other -- Online and off-track -- Deep knowing, beyond words -- Differences, arguments and reflexive bickering -- Laughter, humour and banter -- The relations of love and loving relations -- Notes -- References -- 4: Sex and Intimacy -- Engendering intimacy -- The in/significance of sex -- Sex and parenting -- Making space for intimacy -- Ageing bodies and relationship duration -- Notes -- References -- 5: Unsettling Coupledom -- Parenting -- Pets -- Cultural difference -- Non-monogamies -- Friends -- Couple display -- Notes -- References -- 6: Conclusion -- Time and the mundane nature of relationship work -- The meanings of love in contemporary times -- Communication and the importance of home -- Conclusion -- References -- Appendix 1: Researching Couples' Long- Term Relationships -- Researching couples' long-term relationships -- Online survey -- Qualitative design and methods -- Appendix 2: Tables -- Bibliography -- Index.

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