Intimacy, Passion, Dan Commitment Pada Pasangan Dengan Istri Memiliki Riwayat Kanker Payudara

Dian Daru Swasti, Yenny Yenny

Abstract


Every couple hopes to have three components of love by Sternberg (intimacy, passion, commitment). When a wife has breast cancer, it brings them to a new environment in married life. This study uses qualitative methods with interviews and observations. The subjects selected were a married couple whose wife has breast cancer and their wife were 40-60 years old. This study found that all three couples feel breast cancer brings them to a new environment in married life, bringing their relationship closer and caring for them. But in a different way for each couple.


Keywords


Intimacy; Passion; Commitment; Breast cancer

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