ERIC Number: EJ585351
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Stress in Marital Interaction and Change in Depression: A Longitudinal Analysis.
Schafer, Robert B.; Wickrama, K. A. S.; Keith, Pat M.
Journal of Family Issues, v19 n5 p578-94 Sep 1998
A model of the effects of two types of stress in everyday marital interaction on change in depressive symptoms is investigated. Mediating variables are unfavorable reflected appraisals, low competency, self-efficacy, and self-esteem. Participants (N=98 couples) were interviewed twice. The data supported the model. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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