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Kryukova T.L. Coping with loneliness psychology

Full text in Russian: Крюкова Т.Л. Психология совладания с одиночеством

Institute of Education and Psychology, Kostroma State University, Kostroma, Russia

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The paper presents stress-coping research data concerning coping with loneliness experience. The author connects experienced subjective loneliness not only with personality traits, but also with real relationships having impact on coping strategies` choice. A special focus is made on social-psychological determinants of loneliness in close interpersonal relationships (marital, romantic). There are research results about romantic relationships among the young as coping with loneliness factor. The adaptation of the loneliness measure for the Russian-language sample of different age is described.

Keywords: loneliness, experience, cognitive evaluation, coping-strategies, attachment, close relationships, cognitive determinants, social-psychological determinants



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Received 24 August 2016. Date of publication: 30 October 2016.

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Kryukova Tatiana L. Ph.D., Professor, Department of Social Psychology, Institute of Education and Psychology, Kostroma State University, ul. Dzerzhinskogo, 17, 156001 Kostroma, Russia.
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Kryukova T.L. Coping with loneliness psychology. Psikhologicheskie Issledovaniya, 2016, Vol. 9, No. 49, p. 1. (in Russian, abstr. in English).

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