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ERIC Number: EJ294582
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Psychosocial Characteristics Mediating the Response: An Exploratory Study.
Witmer, J. Melvin; And Others
Personnel and Guidance Journal, v62 n2 p73-77 Oct 1983
Examined the psychosocial characteristics that cognitively mediate between life stressors and the stress response in 235 subjects. Results from the five instruments used showed self-esteem was by far the most important characteristic discriminating between good and poor copers. Other factors were external control, life pace and irrational beliefs. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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