He Started it! : Everyday Communication in Parenting
The routine interactions we have day-in, day-out are the ones that most decisively shape our identities and the quality and durability of our relationships. In COMPOSING RELATIONSHIPS: COMMUNICATION IN EVERYDAY LIFE (WITH INFOTRAC) you'll see how relationships grow primarily out of so-called small talk between friends and romantic partners, rituals in families, and commonplace norms in organizations.
Composing relationships : communication in everyday life
Interpersonal and Small Group Communication
Muehlhoff, Tim (2005). He Started it! : Everyday Communication in Parenting. Composing relationships : communication in everyday life. pp. 46-54. Belmont: Thomson/Wadsworth.