2: Personal Relationships: An Introduction.
3: Foundations for Studying Relationships.
4: The Seven Seas of the Study of Personal Relationships: From “The Thousand Islands” to Interconnected Waterways.
5: Theoretical Perspectives in the Study of Close Relationships.
6: Research Methods for the Study of Personal Relationships.
7: Advances in Data Analytic Approaches for Relationships Research: The Broad Utility of Hierarchical Linear Modeling.
8: Relationship Typologies.
9: Development of Relationships.
10: From Courtship to Universal Properties: Research on Dating and Mate Selection, 1950 to 2003.
11: The Affective Structure of Marriage.
12: Divorce and Postdivorce Relationships.
13: Relationships Across the Life Span.
14: Relationships in Early and Middle Childhood.
15: Personal Relationships in Adolescence and Early Adulthood.
16: Close Relationships in Middle and Late Adulthood.
17: Individual Differences.
18: Personality and Relationships: A Temperament Perspective.
19: Attachment Theory, Individual Psychodynamics, and Relationship Functioning.
20: “His” and “Her” Relationships? A Review of the Empirical Evidence.
21: The Intimate Same-Sex Relationships of Sexual Minorities.
22: Family Relationships and Depression.
23: Basic Processes.
24: Communication: Basic Properties and Their Relevance to Relationship Research.
25: Social Cognition in Intimate Relationships.
26: Emotion in Theories of Close Relationships.
27: Physiology and Interpersonal Relationships.
28: Interactive Processes.
29: Self-Disclosure in Personal Relationships.
30: Close Relationships and Social Support: Implications for the Measurement of Social Support.
31: Understanding Couple Conflict.
32: Sexuality in Close Relationships.
33: Threats to Relationships.
34: Loneliness and Social Isolation.
35: Stress in Couples: The Process of Dyadic Coping.
36: Lying and Deception in Close Relationships.
37: Temptation and Threat: Extradyadic Relations and Jealousy.
38: Violence and Abuse in Personal Relationships: Conflict, Terror, and Resistance in Intimate Partnerships.
39: Relational Qualities.
40: Relationship Satisfaction.
41: Romantic Love.
43: Intimacy in Personal Relationships.
45: Social Networks and Personal Communities.
46: Relationships in Home and Community Environments: A Transactional and Dialectic Analysis.
47: Relationships, Culture, and Social Change.
48: Personal Relationships: On and Off the Internet.
49: Maintenance and Repair of Relationships.
50: Maintaining Relationships.
51: The Treatment of Relationship Distress: Theoretical Perspectives and Empirical Findings.
53: Bringing It All Together: A Theoretical Approach.