ERIC Number: EJ435519
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Stable Unhappy Marriages.
Heaton, Tim B.; Albrecht, Stan L.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v53 n3 p747-58 Aug 1991
Examined prevalence and determinants of stable unhappy marriage using data from national survey. Results indicated age, lack of prior marital experience, commitment to marriage as an institution, low social activity, lack of control over one's life, and belief that divorce would detract from happiness were all predictive of stability in unhappy marriages. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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