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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For example, we are both first-born children in our families, and as a result we had similar childhood experiences, and we play similar roles in our ...
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The result was a list of 68 traits! Lest we conclude that whoever makes such a list must be a demanding and unreasonable person, I hasten to add that most ...
As a result, the evidence for the roles they play in romantic attraction is documented in a huge number of studies. The more interesting and significant of ...
... 5,000 marriage licenses were examined. Results showed that 12% of the potential couples lived in the same building, as evidenced by the 4 FALLING IN LOVE.
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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