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Fight less, love more: 5-minute conversations to change your relationship without blowing up or giving in
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Published:
Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, 2010.
Physical Desc:
x, 262 pages ; 22 cm.
Status:
North Sacramento-Hagginwood
646.78 P978 2010
Description
A Harvard-trained lawyer and mediator shows busy couples how to stop fighting and start communicating.
In Fight Less, Love More, readers will learn how to identify the bad verbal habits, instinctive responses, and emotional reasoning that can cloud judgment and ultimately lead to the deterioration of otherwise healthy relationships. With exercises, examples, and sample scripts, Puhn's modern voice presents simple 5-minute strategies create immediate, positive changes and provide long-lasting communication skills that couples can continually employ when faced with conflict.
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English
ISBN:
9781605295985 (hardcover), 1605295981 (hardcover)

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Includes bibliographical references.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Puhn, L. (2010). Fight less, love more: 5-minute conversations to change your relationship without blowing up or giving in. Emmaus, Pa., Rodale.

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Puhn, Laurie. 2010. Fight Less, Love More: 5-minute Conversations to Change Your Relationship Without Blowing Up or Giving In. Emmaus, Pa., Rodale.

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Puhn, Laurie, Fight Less, Love More: 5-minute Conversations to Change Your Relationship Without Blowing Up or Giving In. Emmaus, Pa., Rodale, 2010.

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Puhn, Laurie. Fight Less, Love More: 5-minute Conversations to Change Your Relationship Without Blowing Up or Giving In. Emmaus, Pa., Rodale, 2010.

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