Chapter 4. The Rocky Road of Adolescent Romantic Experience: Dating and Adjustment

  1. Rutger C. M. E. Engels2,
  2. Margaret Kerr3 and
  3. Håkan Stattin3
  1. Wyndol Furman,
  2. Martin J. Ho and
  3. Sabina M. Low

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch4

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence

How to Cite

Furman, W., Ho, M. J. and Low, S. M. (2006) The Rocky Road of Adolescent Romantic Experience: Dating and Adjustment, in Friends, Lovers and Groups: Key Relationships in Adolescence (eds R. C. M. E. Engels, M. Kerr and H. Stattin), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713211.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University, The Netherlands

  2. 3

    Örebro University, Sweden

Author Information

  1. University of Denver, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018859

Online ISBN: 9780470713211

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Keywords:

  • adolescent romantic relationships;
  • movies;
  • romantic partner;
  • same-sex peers;
  • homosexual youth

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Two Empirical Studies of Dating and Adjustment

  • Romantic Relationships and Experience

  • The Analysis of Effects

  • Conclusion

  • Authors' Note

  • References