The effects of family position and status on health.
International conference on the social sciences and medicine. Peebles (GBR), 1992/09/14.
In the last couple of decades there has been a considerable amount of research, mainly in the U.S.A., on the erects of family position on health.
This paper reviews material on (a) the impact of family of origin on health and (b) adult family position and health.
Parental divorce is shown to be related to a range of adverse outcomes in childhood, adolescence and adulthood.
Marriage and parenthood are associated with longevity and good mental and physical health.
Mots-clés Pascal : Santé, Milieu familial, Statut conjugal, Divorce, Parent, Enfant, Homme, Bien être, Article synthèse
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health, Family environment, Marital status, Divorce, Parent, Child, Human, Well being, Review
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Cote : 92-0560048
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.