Social Support


Journal Article (Chapter)

This article first reviews illustrative theoretical perspectives of social support and stress. Next, it provides an outline and overview of the research focusing on social support as a coping mechanism, followed by a discussion of social support as a source of stress and a brief summary and conclusion. © 2007 Copyright © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Antonucci, TC; Lansford, JE; Ajrouch, KJ

Published Date

  • December 1, 2010

Start / End Page

  • 539 - 542

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/B978-012373947-6.00354-8

Citation Source

  • Scopus