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Convoy Model of Social Relations

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

The Convoy Model of Social Relations is an interdisciplinary concept that describes the formation of social relations and how they affect health and well-being. The term convoy is borrowed from anthropologist David Plath who used the term to describe the birth ...

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