Dialogues and Dialectics

Leslie A. Baxter and Barbara M. Montgomery

May 17, 1996
ISBN 9781572301016
Price: $45.00
285 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"

I. A Relational Dialectics Perspective

1. Thinking Dialectically About Communication in Personal Relationships

2. Dialectical Voices: Ours and Others'

II. Rethinking Communication in Personal Relationships

3. Rethinking Relationship Development

4. Rethinking Closeness

5. Rethinking Certainty

6. Rethinking the Open Self

III. Understanding Complex Dialectical Dialogues

7. The Complex Interplay of Selves, Relationships, and Cultures

8. Understanding Interactional Competence in Relationships

9. Dialogic Inquiry and the Study of Relational Dialectics

10. Some Final (But Unfinalizable) Dialogues