ERIC Number: EJ446899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Cumulative Loss, Current Stress, and the Family: A Pilot Investigation of Individual and Systemic Effects.
Jordan, John R.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v24 n4 p309-32 1991-92
Examined relationship between stressors and all deaths over 4 generations in a family's history and current functioning of family members in 24 families. Results were mixed but provided some intriguing findings about differential impact of loss histories on mothers and fathers and some evidence for multigenerational and systemic effects of stress/loss history. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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