Stress, Coping, and Health in Families: Sense of Coherence and Resiliency

Stress, Coping, and Health in Families: Sense of Coherence and Resiliency

by Hamilton Ii McCubbin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761913963

ISBN-13: 9780761913962

Pub. Date: 06/08/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Rather than investigating the pathology of families under stress, this book takes the unusual step of studying individuals, families and ethnic groups moving towards health. This approach provides new insights as to why some families manage life events with relative ease and recover from adversity with renewed strength, harmony and purpose. The contributors develop

Overview

Rather than investigating the pathology of families under stress, this book takes the unusual step of studying individuals, families and ethnic groups moving towards health. This approach provides new insights as to why some families manage life events with relative ease and recover from adversity with renewed strength, harmony and purpose. The contributors develop the concept of a family and culturally induced sense of coherence as the key to promoting health and well-being.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761913962
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/08/1998
Series:
Resiliency in Families Series, #1
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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