Journal article

Cohesion, satisfaction with family bonds, and emotional well-being in families with adolescents

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    2009
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  • Journal of marriage and family / McBride Murry, Velma. - 2009, vol. 71, p. 1205-1219
English The present paper investigated whether highercohesion and satisfaction with family bondswere associated with the daily experience of emotional well-being in varying social circumstances. Using a sample of school-age adolescents (N = 95) and both their parents, data were gathered daily over 1 week using a diary approach in addition to self-report instruments. Multilevel analyses revealed higher cohesion to be associated with well-being in fathers and adolescents, but not in mothers. Parents also reported higher well-being when with friends or colleagues than when alone. Moreover, fathers who scored higher on cohesion reported higher well-being when with family members than when alone, whereas adolescents who scored higher on satisfaction with bonds reported lower well-being when with peers or siblings than when alone.
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Faculté des lettres
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Département de Psychologie
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  • English
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Psychology
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