ERIC Number: EJ487655
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Stressful Life Events and Psychological Adjustment among Female College Students.
Frazier, Patricia A.; Schauben, Laura J.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v27 n1 p280-92 Apr 1994
Assessed frequency of various stressors, relationship between stressors and adjustment, and ethnic group differences in stressors and adjustment among 282 female college students. Found that many subjects had experienced major stress in their lives: 27% reported rape/attempted rape and 20% reported death of significant other. Higher stress was associated with more psychological symptoms. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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