Communicating Interpersonal Conflict in Close Relationships: Contexts, Challenges, and Opportunities provides a state-of-the-art review of research on conflict in close personal relationships. This volume brings together leading voices in the communication discipline, both seasoned and new, to address challenges in evaluating conflict.
Contributors review the current state of research in a particular area, present original unpublished data-driven research study reflecting the topic area, and reflect upon the implications of their research results with regard to methodological challenges and opportunities in studying interpersonal conflict.
An essential resource for graduate students and faculty interested in interpersonal conflict in close relationships between romantic partners, families, or friends, this volume is intended for advanced coursework and individual study in communication, social psychology, and close relationship scholarship.
Associate Professor Jennifer A. Samp is associate head and graduate coordinator in the Communication department at the University of Georgia, USA.