First Advisor

McCall, Rona

Thesis Committee Member(s)

Bowie, Thomas


Regis College

Degree Name



Regis College Senior Honors Program

Document Type

Thesis - Open Access



Number of Pages

62 pages


This thesis explores intimate relationships and male/female stereotypical behaviors. It defines different behaviors and emotions between men and women, and talks about the influence of the media as it perpetuates stereotypes and reports current trends. Chapter III talks about successful relationships and attachments styles. Chapter IV describes the love triangle and three tools needed for a positive relationship: Realistic expectations, healthy fighting styles and good communication.

Date of Award

Spring 2012

Location (Creation)

Denver, Colorado

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