Gender Studies

Couple Resilience: Emerging Perspectives by Karen Skerrett,Karen Fergus

By Karen Skerrett,Karen Fergus

This certain quantity expands our knowing of couple resilience by way of selecting and exploring particular mechanisms specified to intimate relationships that facilitate optimistic version to existence demanding situations. devoted partnerships signify a different kind of relational alliance that gives a chance and problem to head past the self - to enhance as participants and as a courting. The individuals to this quantity characterize various views that combine traditional dating technological know-how and cutting edge empirical and theoretical paintings at the significance of meaning-making, narrative development, intersubjectivity, forgiveness, and optimistic emotion in couple existence. the amount additionally bargains a different anchor aspect - ‘We-ness’ because it pertains to the intersection among shared, own id and wellbeing and fitness. Under-examined relational contexts similar to resilience between LGBT companions and sexual resilience in the course of disease provides extra refinement of concept and alertness.      

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