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Title: Perceived parent and friend support for romantic relationships in emerging adults
Authors: Rodrigues, D.
Lopes, D.
Monteiro, L.
Prada, M.
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: Wiley
Abstract: Positive close relationships with immediate close network members are associated with healthy adjustment among emerging adults (EA). These influence the initiation and maintenance of romantic relationships. A cross-sectional study (N = 630) explored the role of perceived parental and friend support for the current romantic relationship in relationship quality among early EA (EEA; 18-21 years) and middle EA (MEA; 22-25 years) heterosexuals. Structural equation modeling results showed that in EEA, greater friend support was associated with greater commitment, satisfaction, and investments, and less quality of alternatives. Greater parental support was associated with greater commitment, satisfaction, and investments in MEA. This research advances literature by showing different associations between sources of social support and relationship quality in two EA age groups.
Peer reviewed: yes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10071/13136
DOI: 10.1111/pere.12163
ISSN: 1350-4126
Ciência-IUL: https://ciencia.iscte-iul.pt/id/ci-pub-30293
Accession number: WOS:000397924200001
Appears in Collections:CIS-RI - Artigos em revistas científicas internacionais com arbitragem científica

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