13%20Love%2c%20and%20Relationships

13%20Love%2c%20and%20Relationships - Loveandcommunication

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Love and communication  in intimate Relationships HK 225: Sexuality and Health HK 225: Sexuality and Health Health and Kinesiology Health and Kinesiology Haijuan Gao Haijuan Gao
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What is love??? Have you been in love before? How did it feel? How did you know you were in love? How did you feel when the feelings  were mutual? Is love an essential part of a  relationship?
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What is Love? Difficult to define.  Special attitude with behavioral  and emotional components.  Different things to different  people.  Hard/impossible to measure.  3
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Rubin’s Love Scale Three components of  love: Attachment.  Need to be cared for and be  with another.  Caring.  Valuing the other’s  happiness and needs.  Intimacy.  Sharing private thoughts,  feelings, and desires.  4
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Rubin’s Love Scale 1. If [loved one] were feeling badly, my first duty would be to cheer him/ her up. 2. I feel that I can confide in [loved one] about virtually everything. 3. I find it easy to ignore [loved one]’s faults. 4. I would do almost anything for [loved one]. 5. I feel very possessive toward [loved one]. 6. If I could never be with [loved one], I would feel miserable. 7. If I were lonely, my first thought would be to seek [loved one] out.
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