ERIC Number: EJ571509
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Nature of Grief: Loss of Love Relationships in Young Adulthood.
Robak, Rostyslaw W.; Weitzman, Steven P.
Journal of Personal & Interpersonal Loss, v3 n2 p205-16 Apr-Jun 1998
Grieving following the loss of a romantic relationship in young adulthood was examined (N=148). Sex differences, disenfranchisement of grief by others, beliefs about loss, who initiated breakup, and recovery time were studied. Findings point to the importance of recognizing grief reactions in counseling and psychotherapy with young adults. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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