Based on interviews with gay couples in long-term relationships, this book focuses on how partners worked out their roles, the nature of relational fit between them, conflict management, social supports, and change and psychological intimacy over the years.lesbian relationships than adherence to particular roles (Blumstein and Schwartz 1983; Lynch and Reilly 1986). ... helpful in restoring trust, the processing of their experiences was aquot;necessary but not sufficientaquot; to repair the relational wound.
|Title||:||Gay and Lesbian Couples|
|Author||:||Richard A. Mackey, Bernard A. O'Brien, Eileen F. Mackey|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1997-01-01|