Handbook of Stress, 2nd Ed

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Leo Goldberger, Shlomo Breznitz
Simon and Schuster, Jun 15, 2010 - Psychology - 819 pages
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Presenting authoritative, up-to-date information in convenient handbook form, this premier reference covers an extensive range of current topics on the causes, symptoms, and treatments of stress. In this second edition, new chapters have been added on crime victimization, sexual abuse, multiple roles, gender and distress, AIDS, chronic illness, aging, the burnout phenomenon, psychosomatic disorders, biomedical indices of stress, and more. New research has been added dealing with personality emotion and stress, cognitive processes, depression, bereavement, work-stress, post-traumatic stress reponse, alcoholism, stress management, and more.
 

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A Environmental and Social Sources
MODERATOR VARIABLES AND INTERACTION EFFECTS
TRENDS IN OS THEORIES AND RESEARCH
NOTES
REFERENCES
B Sociocultural and Developmental Sources
 
 
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Leo Goldberger is Professor of Psychology at New York University. He is editor-in-chief of the journal "Psychoanalysis and ContemporaryThought" and is coeditor of "Handbook of Stress". He was among those who escaped to Sweden from Denmark in 1943.

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