ERIC Number: EJ308056
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Whose Decision Was It? The Effects of Initiator Status on Adjustment to Marital Disruption.
Pettit, Ellen J.; Bloom, Bernard L.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v46 n3 p587-95 Aug 1984
Examined the role of initiator status on adjustment to marital disruption (N=144). Findings suggested that there were not overwhelming differences in marital dissatisfaction or preseparation discomfort between initiators and noninitiators but that initiators consistently perceived more benefits to the separation. (JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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