Relationship breakdowns

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  • Created on: 12-05-14 17:26

1. What happens at the first stage?

  • disatisfaction with relationship (i can't stand this anymore)
  • divorce
  • personal growth
  • talking things through to see if relationship can be saved
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2. What happens at the 3rd stage?

  • lack of skills and resources are to blame
  • talking things through to see if the relationship can be saved
  • accounts of relationship are made public
  • social support and advice is recieved

3. what happens at the second stage?

  • extra marital affairs
  • break up is made public
  • focusing on the partner's faults and justifying leaving
  • live apart

4. what happens at the 5th process?

  • time apart, to allow partners to think about the future of the relationship
  • relationship is put to rest, accounts are made public and finalised
  • relationship is discussed, a plan of reconciliation is made
  • confiding in closest friends and building a different future

5. Boekhart asked students to rate reasons for males and females to be unfaithful, why are men said to have affairs?

  • for sexual reasons
  • for evolutionary reasons
  • for emoional reasons
  • for financial reasons


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