Coping with Negative Life Events: Clinical and Social Psychological Perspectives

Hardcover | June 30, 1987

EditorC.R. Snyder, Carol E. FordbyC. R. Snyder

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This volume provides a common forum for recent advances in clinical and social psychology literature on responses to negative life outcomes. A description of a clinical case intended to illustrate and integrate the material in the chapters precedes each of the major sections: coping mechanisms and effort expenditure, control/mastery perspectives on coping, social comparison as a coping mechanism and image maintenance. These reports provide information for clinical, health, and personality and social psychologists, as well as other professionals and students in related fields. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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This volume provides a common forum for recent advances in clinical and social psychology literature on responses to negative life outcomes. A description of a clinical case intended to illustrate and integrate the material in the chapters precedes each of the major sections: coping mechanisms and effort expenditure, control/maste...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:435 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.27 inPublished:June 30, 1987Publisher:Springer US

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ISBN - 10:0306424320

ISBN - 13:9780306424328

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