TITLE

Spouses' Perceptions of Each Other's Coping Ability with Possible Stressful Life Events and Marital Quality

AUTHOR(S)
Lev-Wiesel, Rachel
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Contemporary Family Therapy: An International Journal;Jun1998, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p211
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study examines the effect ob marital quality of spouses' appreciation of partner's coping ability with possible stressful life events. Results show that while higher appreciation of partner's coping ability contributes to marital quality in wives, only the extent of being threatened by stressful life events and sense of being needed by partner for support when confronting with stressful life events contribute to marital quality in husbands.
ACCESSION #
11304373

 

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