How do friendships between women evolve at different stages of life? How do they differ from men's? Why can some women make friends easily while others have none at all? What are the key ingredients to lasting and satisfying friendships? This book takes an engaging and insightful look at these questions and more. Drawing on recent psychological research and interviews with more than 200 girls and women from all walks of life, it probes the nature and history of female friendships, pinpointing the major types, how they function during the four main stages of women's lives and how they ensure our healthy development.
The book reads like an intimate and informative conversation with a close girlfriend. It will validate and reassure women about their friendships as never before.
- Publication Date:
- 05 / 07 / 2000