The Predictive Role of Self-Esteem, Attachment Styles, and Family of Origin Functions in Explaining Conflict Resolution in Romantic Relationships


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Authors

  • Zeynep ÇAĞLAYAN
  • Serdar KÖRÜK

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.33200/ijcer.1061932

Keywords:

Conflict resolution, Self-esteem, Attachment styles, Origin family functions

Abstract

The aim of this research is to analyze the predictive role of self-esteem, attachment styles, and origin family functions in explaining conflict resolution in romantic relationships. A total of 265 adult participants were administered Demographics Form, Conflict Resolution Styles Scale (CRSS), Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (RSES), Experiences in Close Relationships-Revised (ECR-R), and Family Assessment Device (FAD). Correlational design was used to examine relationships between variables. Multiple regression analysis, independent T-test analysis, and one-way ANOVA analysis were carried out within the aim of the study. According to the results, the predictive role of attachment styles and origin family functions on conflict resolution was found significant. However, self-esteem was not found to have a significantly predictive role on conflict resolution. Findings were discussed along with current literature; and theoretical implications and suggestions for future research were presented.

Author Biographies

Zeynep ÇAĞLAYAN

Zeynep ÇAĞLAYAN
ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY-CERRAHPASA
0000-0003-0855-7025
Türkiye

Serdar KÖRÜK

This article was produced from the master's thesis titled "The Predictive Role of Self-Esteem, Attachment Styles, and Family of Origin Functions in Explaining Conflict Resolution in Romantic Relationships" prepared by Zeynep Çağlayan (First author) under the supervision of Assist. Prof. Serdar Körük (Second author).

Corresponding author, serdar.koruk@yeditepe.edu.tr

Serdar KÖRÜK
YEDİTEPE ÜNİVERSİTESİ, EĞİTİM FAKÜLTESİ
0000-0003-3170-4302
Türkiye

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2022-10-30

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ÇAĞLAYAN, Z., & KÖRÜK, S. (2022). The Predictive Role of Self-Esteem, Attachment Styles, and Family of Origin Functions in Explaining Conflict Resolution in Romantic Relationships. International Journal of Contemporary Educational Research, 9(3), 557–568. https://doi.org/10.33200/ijcer.1061932

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