Variable Details:

Source:

Murray, Sandra L., John G. Holmes, and Maya Aloni (2009), "Commitment Insurance: Compensating for the Autonomy Costs of Interdependence in Close Relationships", Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 256-278.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Tapped how much independence people people had given up yo be in their relationship.


Item(s):

  • I’ve made a number of changes in my life to adjust to my partner.
  • I’ve given up a lot of my independence since I’ve gotten involved with my partner.


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