INTERDEPENDENCE THEORY By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 theory applied to the approach to analysing social interactions and relationships that focuses on how each person's outcomes depend on the actions of others. See outcome interdependence. INTERDEPENDENCE THEORY: "Interdependence theory deals with social interactions." Related Psychology Terms GRAPH THEORY DISENGAGEMENT THEORY BIOSOCIAL THEORY SOCIAL RELATIONSHIP ECOSYSTEMIC APPROACH SOCIAL-ADJUSTIVE FUNCTION OF AN ATTITUDE STATISTICAL LEARNING THEORY ETHNOMETHODOLOGY FIELD THEORY CONFLICT BEHAVIOR Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "INTERDEPENDENCE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/interdependence-theory/ (accessed June 25, 2017).