The Influence of Culture, Community, and the Nested-Self in the Stress Process: Advancing Conservation of Resources Theory

Volume: 50, Issue: 3, Pages: 337 - 421
Published: Jul 1, 2001

Abstract
Conservation of Resources (COR) theory predicts that resource loss is the principal ingredient in the stress process. Resource gain, in turn, is depicted as of increasing importance in the context of loss. Because resources are also used to prevent resource loss, at each stage of the stress process people are increasingly vulnerable to negative stress sequelae, that if ongoing result in rapid and impactful loss spirals. COR theory is seen as an...


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Title
The Influence of Culture, Community, and the Nested-Self in the Stress Process: Advancing Conservation of Resources Theory
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Published Date
1 Jul, 2001
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Volume
50
Issue
3
Pages
337 - 421
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