Physical, emotional, and behavioral reactions to breaking up: The roles of gender, age, emotional involvement, and attachment style . Davis, Shaver, & Vernon (2003). Introduction. Anxious attachment associated with negative physical & emotional responses upon relationship dissolution
Davis, Shaver, & Vernon (2003)
Regulation of Distress
1. Protest & Distress
3. Coping Strategies
Different measures of attachment (e.g., AAI)
aggression in anxiously attached – examine gender perceptions & behaviours
Verbal? Physical? Gender?