Falling in Love: Why We Choose the Lovers We Choose
Falling in Love is the first book to unlock the mysteries of how and why we fall in love. Renowned psychologist Ayala Pines shows us why we fall for the people we do, and argues convincingly that we love neither by chance nor by accident. She offers sound advice for making the right choices when it comes to this complicated emotion. Packed with helpful suggestions for those seeking love and those already in it, this book is about love's many puzzles.
The second edition furthers the work of the popular and successful first edition. With expanded research, theory, and practice, this book once again provides one of a kind understandings of the experience of love. The new edition offers updated references to recent research, new chapter exercises, and "case examples" of romantic stories to begin each chapter.
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I find the contributions of both approaches valuable and complementary.5 In addition to using different research methodologies (quantitative as opposed to ...
Chapter 8 asks why some people seek and find intimate relationships easily and are happy in them, and others avoid love (because they are not interested or ...
... to compare them to these research data. Researchers and students can find in this appendix the type of “hard” data that they need INTRODUCTION XXI.
I find that this is a good way to start, even when (or especially when) people come to talk about relationship problems. This is my tenth book and the book ...
As a matter of fact, it was difficult to find close friendships between people who lived more than five apartments away from each other.
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A couples— therapist's clinical look at how and why we fall in love removes some of the mystery from that most magical of human experiences. Pines (Romantic Jealousy, 1992; Keeping the Spark Alive ... Read full review