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Ambivalence

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

The term ambivalence is often used to describe conflicting feelings and emotions in relationships. This entry discusses the definitions of ambivalence, predictors of ambivalence, and finally, the implications of ambivalence for well-being.

Definitions of Ambivalence

The definition of ambivalence has evolved over ...

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