The family routines inventory: theoretical origins.
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This paper describes the conceptual foundation underlying the development of the Family Routines Inventory, a new instrument designed to measure the extent of predictability or routinization in the daily life of a family. The primary impetus for the development of this instrument is a theoretical perspective in which family routines are regarded as behaviors which may protect the health and well-being of family members by providing stability and continuity during periods of stressful change.
- Boyce, WT; Jensen, EW; James, SA; Peacock, JL
- January 1983
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- 17 / 4
Start / End Page
- 193 - 200
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