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Author Kelley, Harold H., author. Author.

Title An atlas of interpersonal situations / Harold H. Kelley, John G. Holmes, Norbert L. Kerr, Harry T. Reis, Caryl E. Rusbult, Paul A. M. Van Lange.

Publication Info. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 506 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-489) and index.
Contents PART ONE. INTRODUCTION AND THEORY -- 1. Interpersonal Situations: The Context of Social Behavior -- 2. Outcome Interdependence -- 3. Interaction Conditions and Person Factors -- 4. Exploring the Geography of the Outcome Patterns -- PART TWO. THE SITUATIONS -- Introduction to the Entries for the Situations -- SINGLE-COMPONENT PATTERNS -- Entry #1. Independence: We Go Our Separate Ways -- Entry #2. Mutual Partner Control: I Scratch Your Back, You Scratch Mine -- Entry #3. Corresponding Mutual Joint Control: Getting in Sync -- Entry #4. Conflicting Mutual Joint Control: Match or Mismatch -- TWO- AND THREE-COMPONENT PATTERNS -- Entry #5. The Prisoner's Dilemma: Me versus We -- Entry #6. Threat: Trading Loyalty for Justice -- Entry #7. Chicken: Death before Dishonor -- Entry #8. Hero: Let's Do It Your Way -- Entry #9. Conjunctive Problems: Together We Can Do It -- Entry #10. Disjunctive Problems: Either of Us Can Do It -- Entry #11. Asymmetric Dependence: You're the Boss -- TIME-EXTENDED PATTERNS -- Entry #12. Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma: United We Stand, Divided We Fall -- Entry #13. Investment: Building for the Future -- Entry #14. Delay of Gratification: Resisting Temptation -- INCOMPLETE INFORMATION SITUATIONS -- Entry #15. Negotiation: CanWe Agree on a Deal? -- Entry #16. Encounters with Strangers: Lack of Information about a Partner -- Entry #17. Joint Decisions under Uncertainty: Bird in the Hand -- Entry #18. Twists of Fate: Coping with an Uncertain Future -- N-PERSON SITUATIONS -- Entry #19. Third Parties: Effects of an Outsider -- Entry #20. N-Person Prisoner's Dilemma: Tragedy of the Commons -- MOVEMENT FROM ONE SITUATION TO ANOTHER -- Entry #21. Movement among Situations: Where Do We Go from Here? -- PART THREE. EPILOGUE.
Summary "An Atlas of Interpersonal Situations provides a systematic theoretical account for understanding the impact of situations on patterns of social interaction. Through descriptions of 21 of the most common situations that people encounter in everyday life, the authors aim to give readers the tools needed to understand how those situations influence interpersonal behavior. These descriptions are intended to be freestanding, each one offering analysis, research examples, and descriptions of the prototypical situation. The authors build upon the tools of interdependence theory, which stresses the manner in which people's outcomes are determined by the structure of their interaction with each other. This analysis makes clear exactly what is 'social' about 'social psychology.'"--Publisher's description.
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Subject Interpersonal relations.
Social interaction.
Added Author Holmes, John G. (John Grenville), 1945- author. Author.
Kerr, Norbert L., author. Author.
Reis, Harry T., author. Author.
Rusbult, Caryl E., author. Author.
Lange, Paul A. M. van, author. Author.
Other Form: Print version: Atlas of interpersonal situations. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003 0521812526 (DLC) 2002067686 (OCoLC)49775404
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