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Accommodation processes in close relationships: Theory and preliminary empirical evidence.
A theory of accommodation processes is advanced, and the results of 6 studies are reported. Accommodation refers to the willingness, when a partner has engaged in a potentially destructive act, to
Positive illusion in close relationships
The literature regarding self-other comparisons suggests that self-enhancing perceptions are prevalent, including forms of “illusion” such as excessively positive self-evaluation, unrealistic
Students' attitudes about AIDS, homosexuality, and condoms.
Students from 2 southern universities (U1 = 6 partners 29.3% has 2-3 partners and 13% had had only 1 partner. Within the last 6 months 44.7% reported having 1 41.5% had 2-3 8.2% had >3 and 5.7% had 0