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Unformatted text preview: 5. How do relationships end?--When might they end?--Reasons for relationships ending--dissatisfaction with partner--dissatisfaction with relationship--dissatisfaction with others--problems with circumstances--"Passing away"--new intimate enters the scene--expanding interaction distance--individual physical/psychological development--"Sudden death"--death of a partner--external and internal factors --unilateral action after unfulfilled promise--mismatched goals for relationship--unforeseen event--violation of rules for relationship 6. Relationships in the new millenium micro-wave relationships (Gergen) the “pure” relationship (Giddens) the impact of cell phones 7. Relationships as things we "have" vs. relationships as things we "do"...
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- Spring '08
- partner, Interpersonal relationship, new intimate enters, individual physical/psychological development, millenium micro-wave relationships, self-disclosure high/low self-disclosure