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Partners provide a vital source of positive emotional support for the vast majority of people in the UK.
Friendships forged at church seem to play a major role in people's religious activities and beliefs — even when it comes to their views about how exclusive heaven is.
New research by three Harvard University sociologists examines how we select our friends and the role that friendship plays in transmitting tastes and new ideas.
High-quality friendships in kindergarten may mean that boys will have fewer behavior problems and better social skills in first and third grades.
Young girls have been viewed as far more savvy than boys at navigating the emotional pitfalls of friendships.
Girls may be sugar and spice, but "everything nice" takes a back seat when friends let them down.
The drinking habits of a romantic partner's friends are more likely to impact an adolescent's future drinking than are the behaviors of an adolescent's own friends or significant other.
The drinking habits of a romantic partner’s friend are more likely to impact an adolescent’s future than the behaviors of the adolescent’s own friends or significant other, according to this study.
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