Alternative models of the stress buffering hypothesis.

  title={Alternative models of the stress buffering hypothesis.},
  author={R Landerman and Linda Kaufman George and Richard T. Campbell and Dan German Blazer},
  journal={American journal of community psychology},
  volume={17 5},
The interactive effects of life events and social support on a DSM-III diagnosis of major depressive episode and on number of depressive symptoms were examined. Data are from a stratified random sample of 3,732 community-dwelling adults. The paper focuses on differences between linear probability models and logistic regression models with regard to the definition, detection, and interpretation of interaction effects. Results indicate that conclusions about the interaction of life events and… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
64 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 64 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…