ERIC Number: EJ480803
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Declining Health and Marital Quality.
Booth, Alan; Johnson, David R.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v56 n1 p218-23 Feb 1994
Used data on 1,298 married persons to examine effect of change in health over 3-year period on marital quality. Analysis suggests that decrements in health have adverse influence on marital quality. Changes in financial circumstances, shifts in division of household labor, declines in marital activities, and problematic behavior of afflicted accounted for much of health-marital quality relationship. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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