The List of Threatening Experiences: a subset of 12 life event categories with considerable long-term contextual threat.

@article{Brugha1985TheLO,
  title={The List of Threatening Experiences: a subset of 12 life event categories with considerable long-term contextual threat.},
  author={Traolach S. Brugha and Paul Bebbington and Christopher Tennant and Jane Hurry},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={1985},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={189-94}
}
In a survey of a random sample of the general population recent life events, collected and rated for long-term contextual threat according to the methods of Brown & Harris (1978), were also recorded where possible on an inventory of life event categories (Tennant & Andrews, 1977). Of the 82.5% of all events collected which were covered by the inventory, 12 of the 67 event categories accounted for 77% of life events with an aetiologicaly significant rating of marked or moderate long-term threat… CONTINUE READING
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