Accession Number:

ADA232526

Title:

Cultural Parameters of Stress

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May-Aug 1990,

Corporate Author:

MOREHOUSE COLL ATLANTA GA DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This paper discusses the role of culture diversity in the mediation of stress appraisal. First a discussion of mediators, such as ratings of life events and perceived control, is presented. This discussion is followed by a brief discussion of ways in which people of different cultures contend with stress.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE