ERIC Number: EJ283619
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Apr
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Relocation and Crisis: Perceived Sources of Support.
Cook, Alicia S.; Weigel, Daniel J.
Family Relations, v32 n2 p267-73 Apr 1983
Investigated perceived sources of emotional and instrumental support for recently relocated families (N=298) in hypothetical crisis situations. Very few individuals reported having no social supports. The extended family was viewed as the most important source, despite geographical separation, followed by friends and formal support systems. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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