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Tim Cole

Tim Cole received his BA from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and his MA and PhD from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Publications and Research

His work has been published in Communication Theory, The Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, and The Journal of Language and Social Psychology.

Areas of interest and specialization

Deceptive communication, romantic relationships, attachment and relational communication

Professional Organizations

International Association for Relationship Research


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