construct the meaning of commitment in their relationships” (p. 2). This leads to the first
RQ1: How do couples construct and re-construct the meaning of commitment
through events in courtship?
To gain a greater...
Also incorporated into the interview process was a knowledge of the use of intensive
interviewing as outlined by Charmaz (2006). As discussed by Charmaz (2006), “intensive
interviewing permits an in-depth exploration of a particular...
I thought she was not only pretty, but a neat person.” Taryn provided greater clarity to the
gradual process that occurred in their relationship when she said the following:
Just looking back through all those qualities that I had...
stuff that they did. It’s just that they never quit on each other. That’s the way I want to
be and not have something come up and say I’m not dealing with that, I’ll go do
something else. Just like looking for a person to...
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