Title

Friendly Fire: Topical Variations in Conflict Among Same and Cross-Sex Friends

Document Type

Article

Comments

Published by Taylor and Francis in Communication Studies Volume 49, Issue 2, pages 121-138.

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Publication Source

Communication Studies

Abstract

This investigation identified conflict events in young adult friendship. In addition, we examined whether different sources of conflict characterize same- and cross-sex friendship and how gender influences perceptions of conflict issues in these relationships.