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Secrets

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

What counts as a secret is sometimes contested. An adolescent who keeps information from a father might consider that information to be private, but the father might accuse the adolescent of keeping a secret. Despite such disagreements, secrets are defined in ...

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