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.

With an EDITORIAL BOARD formed by scholars from 65 countries 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 30 countries including Europe, North America, South and Central America, Asia, Oceania, and Africa.

Interpersona is indexed in PubPsych, JournalTOCs, DOAJ, EBSCO, LATINDEX, PSICODOC, ProQuest Science Journals, Hinari – Research in Health (WHO-World Health Organization), ACNP – Catalogo Italiano der Periodici, The Journal Database, The ResearchBib Journal DatabaseAcademic Journals Database, Ulrichsweb - Global Serials Directory, and others.

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

Interpersona was founded in 2007 in order to make knowledge about human relationships accessible to a wider international readership and to foster the publication of research in the field conducted all over the world. In 2012, Interpersona changed to PsychOpen to foster the free and open exchange of information, to improve the visibility of relationship research, and to optimize the international reception and citation of knowledge about personal relationships.

Vol 9, No 1 (2015)

Table of Contents


Social Representations of Physical Beauty and Romantic Relationships PDF HTML
Adriano Schlösser, Brigido Vizeu Camargo, Karen Cristine Teixeira 1-18
Relationship Satisfaction in Young Adults: Gender and Love Dimensions PDF HTML
Alexsandro Luiz De Andrade, João Fernando Rech Wachelke, Anna Beatriz Carnielli Howat-Rodrigues 19-31
How to Flirt Best: The Perceived Effectiveness of Flirtation Techniques PDF HTML
T. Joel Wade, Jennifer Slemp 32-43
Minding Your Matters: Predicting Satisfaction, Commitment, and Conflict Strategies From Trait Mindfulness PDF HTML
Jacquelyn Harvey Knowles, Valerie Manusov, John Crowley 44-58
Narcissism and Anger: Self-Esteem and Contingencies of Self-Worth as Mediating Self-Structures PDF HTML
Grisel M. Garcia, P. J. Watson, Christopher J. L. Cunningham, Brian J. O’Leary, Zhuo Chen 59-71
The Effectiveness of “Undercover Anti-Bullying Teams” as Reported by Participants PDF HTML
John Winslade, Michael Williams, Felipe Barba, Evelyn Knox, Harpreet Uppal, Juanita Williams, Lorraine Hedtke 72-99
My Parents Know Best: No Mating With Members From Other Ethnic Groups PDF HTML
Abraham P. Buunk 100-113
Interpersonal Dynamics in Business Disciplines: Formulating a Hierarchy of Relational Motives PDF HTML
Ronald R. Rojas 114-126