Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships

Interpersona is a peer-reviewed, semiannual (June and December), open access online journal on all kinds of human relationships, from weak ties to close relationships, and their relations with society and culture.

Interpersona is published by PsychOpen, Leibniz-Institute for Psychology Information, Trier, Germany, on behalf of the International Center for Interpersonal Relationship Research, Brazil.

With an international EDITORIAL BOARD the journal seeks to internationalize the investigation of human relationships. There is no charge for submitting or publishing in Interpersona.

Interpersona has already published ISSUES containing articles from all over the world, including Europe, North America, South and Central America, Asia, Oceania, and Africa.

Interpersona was founded in 2007 to foster the internationalization of research on human relationships. In 2012, Interpersona changed to PsychOpen to improve the international visibility and exchange of information on relationship research.

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Vol 9, No 2 (2015)

Table of Contents


A Brief Review of Intimate Partner Violence in the United States: Nature, Correlates, and Proposed Preventative Measures PDF HTML
Pamela C. Regan, Ramani S. Durvasula 127-134
Drive to Marry and Social Prescription in Chinese Online Daters PDF HTML
Rense Lange, James Houran, Song Li 135-147
Routines of Riparian Women of the Amazon Region: Activities and Roles in the Family, at Work and in the Community PDF HTML
Neuzeli Maria de Almeida Pinto, Fernando Augusto Ramos Pontes, Simone Souza da Costa Silva 148-168
Attachment to the Romantic Partner and Sibling: Attachment Hierarchies of Twins and Non-Twin Siblings PDF HTML
Sascha Schwarz, Maida Mustafić, Sonja Junker 169-183
Does Hard Work Pay Off? The Influence of Perceived Effort on Romantic Attraction PDF HTML
Jennifer R. Dwiggins, Gary W. Lewandowski, Jr. 184-199
Forms of Violence in the Affective-Sexual Relationships of Adolescents PDF HTML
Aline Riboli Marasca, Denise Falcke 200-214
Mexican Validation of a Relational Quality Scale: Using the Aquarela-R Scale PDF HTML
Daniela Silva Moctezuma, Rozzana Sánchez Aragón, Blanca Estela Retana Franco, Melissa García Meraz, Bertha Dolores Martínez Trujillo 215-235
Iranian-American’s Perceptions of Prejudice and Discrimination: Differences Between Muslim, Jewish, and Non-Religious Iranian-Americans PDF HTML
Shari Paige, Elaine Hatfield, Lu Liang 236-252