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ERIC Number: EJ525688
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0192-513X
Black Men's Perceptions of Divorce-Related Stressors and Strategies for Coping with Divorce: An Exploratory Study.
Lawson, Erma Jean; Thompson, Aaron
Journal of Family Issues, v17 n2 p249-73 Mar 1996
Identifies factors that working-class/middle class black men perceive to cause significant stress following divorce and strategies that they use to reestablish their lives. Black men experience profound postdivorce psychological distress. Black men rely on: (1) family and friends; (2) church-related and social activities; and (3) heterosexual relationships to cope with marital dissolution. (SNR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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