MARCH+4++SOCIAL+THEORIES

MARCH+4++SOCIAL+THEORIES - HOLMES AND RAHE SRRS...

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HOLMES AND RAHE SRRS Standardized score Focus on Change Negative – death, divorce, jail And positive – marriage, have child, xmas Both can disturb equilibrium Sum number and get score
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H+R LIFE EVENTS Non-specific effects – related to both mental and physical health Less than 150 – few health problems Over 300 - 80% have problems Overall moderate correlation with health problems Is standardization possible?
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Bereavement One-third to half would meet depression criteria Naturally dissipates: 42% one month, 16% one year; 10% chronic - resilience
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CONTEXT AND MEANING Undesirable vs desirable Unexpected vs. expected Preexisting context of event Post-event context (primary and secondary stressors)
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Disorder or Normal? DSM: bereavement exclusion - not disorder if less than 2 months and not extremely severe Sole exclusion – what about other stressors?
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Marital Dissolution 30% - 50% meet criteria for mental illness
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This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 920:307 taught by Professor Horwitz during the Spring '10 term at Rutgers.

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