Proxemics in Couple Interactions: Rekindling an Old Optic.
Utilizing as a lens the interpersonal implications of physical interpersonal distances in social contexts (a set of variables present during the professional discourse during the 1960s and 1970s, to then fade away), this article explores interactive process displayed by the protagonic couple in Bela Bartok's opera "Bluebeard Castle," an exercise aimed at underlining the value of maintaining proxemics as an explicit level of observation for clinical practice and interpersonal research.
Sluzki, C. E. (2015), Proxemics in Couple Interactions: Rekindling an Old Optic. Family Process. doi: 10.1111/famp.12196