Social Stress and the Family

Advances and Developments in Family Stress Therapy and Research

By Hamilton I Mc Cubbin, Marvin B Sussman

© 1983 – Routledge

244 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9780866561631
pub: 1983-01-01
US Dollars$125.00
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About the Book

An informative anthology of recent theory and research developments pertinent to family stress.

Table of Contents

Contents Introduction

  • The Family Stress Process: The Double ABCX Model of Adjustment and Adaptation
  • Critical Transitions Over the Family Life Span: Theory and Research
  • Family Stress as Community Frame
  • Family Problem Solving and Family Stress
  • Individual Coping Efforts and Family Studies: Conceptual and Methodological Issues
  • Social Support and Family Stress
  • Contribution of Personality Research to an Understanding of Stress and Aging
  • Family Divorce and Separation: Theory and Research
  • Mundane Extreme Environmental Stress in Family Stress Theories: The Case of Black Families in White America
  • Analytic Essay: Family Stress and Bereavement
  • Researching Family Stress
  • Reference Notes Included

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General