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Family Communication

  • By: Kathleen M. Galvin & Carma Bylund
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

Family interaction constructs and reflects family relationships and supports members' management of everyday life. In addition to creating families through blood and legal ties, many family members establish and manage their identity and relational ties, in whole or part, through ...

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