ERIC Number: EJ368544
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Stress and Unemployment in Rural Nonfarm Couples: A Study of Hardships and Coping Resources.
Wilhelm, Mari S.; Ridley, Carl A.
Family Relations, v37 n1 p50-54 Jan 1988
Explored effects of unemployment on stress with 44 rural nonfarm families. Results revealed that increases in financial arguments were more predictive of stress than were actual changes in financial management, especially for wives. Avoidance coping was predictive of stress and mediated relationship between financial arguments and stress for both spouses. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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