ERIC Number: EJ435513
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Cohabiting and Marital Aggression: The Role of Social Isolation.
Stets, Jan E.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v53 n3 p669-80 Aug 1991
Examined role of social isolation in greater incidence of aggression in cohabiting couples than married persons using national survey data from 13,017 respondents. Claims these factors are related to cohabitors' aggression: they are likely to be youthful and black; lack social control associated with participation in organizations; and tend to possess certain psychological and behavioral problems. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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