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Author Maguire, Katheryn C.
Title Stress and coping in families / Katheryn C. Maguire.
Published Cambridge : Polity Press, 2012.
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 Floor2  BF575.S75 M33 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 200 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series Key themes in family communication
Key themes in family communication.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Family stress theory and research. Stress in the body and mind -- Stress and the family -- Coping with family stress -- Communication within the stress and coping processes -- pt. 2. Family stress and coping in context. Stress and coping during a wartime deployment -- Stress and coping during catastrophic illness -- Stress and coping during the transition to parenthood.
Summary Synthesizes literature from a wide variety of disciplines to examine family interaction in the context of stressful situations. Designed as a textbook within Polity’s Key Themes in Family Communication series. Looks at the topic of stress and coping across the individual, relational and family levels.
Subject Stress (Psychology)
Communication in families.
ISBN 9780745650753
OCLC number 780242276