ERIC Number: EJ484637
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Premarital Predictors of Marital Quality and Stability.
Larson, Jeffry H.; Holman, Thomas B.
Family Relations, v43 n2 p228-37 Apr 1994
Reviews research on premarital factors associated with later marital quality and stability in first marriages. Three major categories of factors are described, including background and context, individual traits and behaviors, and couple interactional processes. Both cross-sectional and longitudinal research are summarized. Recommendations for future research and implications for family life education and premarital counseling are described. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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