Stress, coping, and behavioural problems among rural and urban adolescents.

@article{Elgar2003StressCA,
  title={Stress, coping, and behavioural problems among rural and urban adolescents.},
  author={Frank J. Elgar and Christine Arlett and Renee Groves},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={2003},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={577-88}
}
Rural/urban differences were studied in self-reported stress (life events, daily hassles and conflict), coping and behavioural problems in a community sample of adolescents. Despite challenging socioeconomic conditions in rural areas, levels of stress and ways of coping were similar in rural and urban adolescents. However, urban males reported more conflict… CONTINUE READING