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Relationships Essay Examples

Prior to reading Greta Christina’s article “Are we having sex now or what?” I thought that it would be quite simple to define real sex. I had a clear idea in my mind of what I thought sex was, but Christina’s arguments got me thinking. There are many different forms...

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As Tannen shows in her article entitled “Sex, Lies, and Conversation” the differences in communication between the sexes begin in childhood socialization, making “talk between women and men like cross-cultural communication” (p. 424). These communications differences between boys and girls, men and women, are all further enforced by media, technology,...

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The experience of human life involves a wide range of relationships and resulting emotions. Very often, these emotions cause reactions that result in harming one another either physically or emotionally. Hurt is sadly unavoidable for a human being in any of these relationships. The way one choices to react to...

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We have been together for a long time. When we first met, we knew that we had much in common and that we would be able to heal from the hurts of other past relationships through our time together. However, over the course of our relationship, it has become more...

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Love plays an important role in family relationships, not just for humans but for all mammals. Love seems to happen instantaneously when a child is born; the parents love the child, and all those who love the parents love the child by extension. Time together creates stronger and more personal...

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Human beings are social creatures and have the inbuilt need and desire to form and maintain relationships with other human beings. This instinct has immense survival value from a biological point of view. It enables men to come together and pool their resources in order to protect themselves better from...

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Relationships are a popular topic in poetry. This holds particularly true for damaged relationships. The poem “Manhunt” by Simon Armitage and “Sister Maude” by Christina Rosetti both explore the broken relationship. Manhunt is about a soldier who has come home from the war, broken both inside and out. His lover...

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Communication is an inevitable part of human relations, but sometimes, there are factors that make it difficult causing instances of misunderstanding, conflicts, and other unpleasant encounters. In this paper, the relationship being examined is roommate to roommate in college where several encounters occur, and communication is an essential part of...

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A multiple role relationship occurs when an individual has two or more types of relationship with another individual. An example of this from psychotherapy is when a therapist is also a business associate of the therapist. As a probation officer, another common dual relationship is when a friendship develops between...

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Partner abuse is the aggressive belittling or violent behavior directed to one person in a relationship such as marriage. It includes physical, emotional, sexual, or economic abuse, all of which can cause catastrophic effects to the victims, such as depression and bodily harm. Domestic violence, on the other hand, is...

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