The Resource Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships : ageless love?, Lara McKenzie

Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships : ageless love?, Lara McKenzie

Label
Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships : ageless love?
Title
Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships
Title remainder
ageless love?
Statement of responsibility
Lara McKenzie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
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1985-
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McKenzie, Lara
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ706
LC item number
.M35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Palgrave Macmillan studies in family and intimate life
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  • Couples
  • Age groups
  • Courtship
  • Mate selection
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Man-woman relationships
Label
Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships : ageless love?, Lara McKenzie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Researching Age-Dissimilar, Romantic Couples: Trends, Concepts, and Methods -- Researching age-dissimilar relationships -- Trends in age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising romantic love -- Contradiction, change, and cultural themes and understandings -- Autonomy and relatedness -- Methodology -- Methodological considerations: conducting interviews -- 2. Love through the Ages: Theorising and Historicising the Contradictions of Romantic and Age-Dissimilar Couples -- Towards a r̀omantic love ethic': changes to love, marriage, and the family -- Theoretical and conceptual approaches to age-dissimilar relationships -- Theorising autonomy and relatedness in age-dissimilar, romantic relationships -- 3."T̀hey're Just a Child': Uncovering the Boundaries of a Normative Relationship through Dialogue on Media Depictions of Age-Dissimilar Couples -- Why focus on dialogue? -- Media depictions of age-dissimilar couples -- How did participants talk about age-dissimilar relationships? -- What makes a normative, age-dissimilar relationship? -- Connections between the normative and the romantic -- 4. Àge Is Just a Number': How Couples Challenged Chronological Age and Minimised Their Age Differences -- The relationship or partner as unique or similar to others -- Defining age: non-chronological conceptions of age -- Defining age: theorising individual uniqueness -- Defining age: conceptualising chronological and non-chronological age -- Old age and decreased fertility: problems for non-chronological age? -- The contradictions of age in relation to others -- 5. Free to Be Fated: Similarity, Compatibility, and Choice or Blind, Fated Love in Couple Formation -- Colin's list -- Who a relationship is with: similarity and compatibility -- Who a relationship is with: blind love -- Why a relationship is formed: free choice -- Why a relationship is formed: fated love -- Resolving contradictory understandings of couple formation -- 6. Equal and Autonomous? Couples' Gendered Differences and Power Relations -- Age (in)equality: Juliette's age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising power relations, equality, and autonomy -- An unequal relationship? Power relations in male-older relationships -- An autonomous ideal? Power relations in female-older relationships -- Power relations in male-older relationships with additional social differences -- Equality or inequality in partners' power relations? -- 7. Conclusion: The Synthesis of Autonomy and Relatedness in Age-Dissimilar Couplings -- The limitations of previous research -- The possibilities of my approach: themes and understandings -- Contextualising the cultural themes of autonomy and relatedness
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137446770
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40025023806
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12151750
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12151750
Label
Age-dissimilar couples and romantic relationships : ageless love?, Lara McKenzie
Publication
Note
Description based on print version record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Researching Age-Dissimilar, Romantic Couples: Trends, Concepts, and Methods -- Researching age-dissimilar relationships -- Trends in age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising romantic love -- Contradiction, change, and cultural themes and understandings -- Autonomy and relatedness -- Methodology -- Methodological considerations: conducting interviews -- 2. Love through the Ages: Theorising and Historicising the Contradictions of Romantic and Age-Dissimilar Couples -- Towards a r̀omantic love ethic': changes to love, marriage, and the family -- Theoretical and conceptual approaches to age-dissimilar relationships -- Theorising autonomy and relatedness in age-dissimilar, romantic relationships -- 3."T̀hey're Just a Child': Uncovering the Boundaries of a Normative Relationship through Dialogue on Media Depictions of Age-Dissimilar Couples -- Why focus on dialogue? -- Media depictions of age-dissimilar couples -- How did participants talk about age-dissimilar relationships? -- What makes a normative, age-dissimilar relationship? -- Connections between the normative and the romantic -- 4. Àge Is Just a Number': How Couples Challenged Chronological Age and Minimised Their Age Differences -- The relationship or partner as unique or similar to others -- Defining age: non-chronological conceptions of age -- Defining age: theorising individual uniqueness -- Defining age: conceptualising chronological and non-chronological age -- Old age and decreased fertility: problems for non-chronological age? -- The contradictions of age in relation to others -- 5. Free to Be Fated: Similarity, Compatibility, and Choice or Blind, Fated Love in Couple Formation -- Colin's list -- Who a relationship is with: similarity and compatibility -- Who a relationship is with: blind love -- Why a relationship is formed: free choice -- Why a relationship is formed: fated love -- Resolving contradictory understandings of couple formation -- 6. Equal and Autonomous? Couples' Gendered Differences and Power Relations -- Age (in)equality: Juliette's age-dissimilar relationships -- Conceptualising power relations, equality, and autonomy -- An unequal relationship? Power relations in male-older relationships -- An autonomous ideal? Power relations in female-older relationships -- Power relations in male-older relationships with additional social differences -- Equality or inequality in partners' power relations? -- 7. Conclusion: The Synthesis of Autonomy and Relatedness in Age-Dissimilar Couplings -- The limitations of previous research -- The possibilities of my approach: themes and understandings -- Contextualising the cultural themes of autonomy and relatedness
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781137446770
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40025023806
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12151750
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12151750

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