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Secret Relationships

  • By: Justin J. Lehmiller
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

A secret relationship is a type of romance in which the partners involved make deliberate attempts to hide some aspect of their relationship from one or more other persons. Most partners who keep their relationships secret do so because they anticipate ...

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