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Relationship science and interventions: Where we are and where we are going
Psychology
  • Kieran T. Sullivan, Santa Clara University
  • Erika E. Lawrence
Document Type
Book Chapter
Publication Date
8-12-2016
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Abstract

Relationship distress and divorce often have profound effects on couples and their children. Relationship science has long sought to prevent and alleviate relationship distress; this chapter is a summary of many important recent developments in the field. Ongoing challenges in studying and assisting intimate relationships are also discussed.

Chapter of
The Oxford Handbook of Relationship Science and Couple Interventions
Part of
Oxford Library of Psychology
Editor
K.T. Sullivan
E.E. Lawrence
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Citation Information
Sullivan, K.T. & Lawrence, E.E. (2016). Relationship science and interventions: Where we are and where we are going. In K.T. Sullivan and E.E. Lawrence (Eds) The Oxford Handbook of Relationship Science and Couple Interventions. Oxford Press.