Articles on friends and dating
But what ramifications does continued contact with an ex have when one or both individuals find themselves in a new romantic relationship?
In one recent study the authors wanted to know why former partners communicate with each other, and whether motives for keeping in touch with ex-partners are what really matters for how communication affects the new relationships.
The researchers found that about 40% of undergraduates in long-term relationships maintained communication with at least one former partner. A friend recently asked me for advice regarding a breakup.
When it comes to building communities of interconnected friends and family, how does marital status influence the links between people?
Who interacts more with their neighbors, friends, and family-- married people or their single counterparts?