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The impact of trauma and social support on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A study of New Zealand police officers


  • Stephens, Christine
  • Long, Nigel
  • Miller, Ian


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  • Stephens, Christine & Long, Nigel & Miller, Ian, 1997. "The impact of trauma and social support on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A study of New Zealand police officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 25(4), pages 303-314.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jcjust:v:25:y:1997:i:4:p:303-314

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    1. Evans, Barry J. & Coman, Greg J. & Stanley, Robb O., 1992. "The police personality: Type A behavior and trait anxiety," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 20(5), pages 429-441.
    2. Pogrebin, Mark R. & Poole, Eric D., 1991. "Police and tragic events: The management of emotions," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 19(4), pages 395-403.
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    1. Patterson, George T., 2003. "Examining the effects of coping and social support on work and life stress among police officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 31(3), pages 215-226.
    2. Jane Shakespeare-Finch & Amanda Rees & Deanne Armstrong, 2015. "Social Support, Self-efficacy, Trauma and Well-Being in Emergency Medical Dispatchers," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 123(2), pages 549-565, September.
    3. Martin Gächter & David A. Savage & Benno Torgler, 2009. "Gender Variations of Physiolocical and Psychological Stress Among Police Officers," CREMA Working Paper Series 2009-27, Center for Research in Economics, Management and the Arts (CREMA).
    4. Swatt, Marc L. & Gibson, Chris L. & Piquero, Nicole Leeper, 2007. "Exploring the utility of general strain theory in explaining problematic alcohol consumption by police officers," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 35(6), pages 596-611, December.
    5. Martin Gächter & David Savage & Benno Torgler, 2009. "The Relationship between Stress and Social Capital among Police Officers," School of Economics and Finance Discussion Papers and Working Papers Series 250, School of Economics and Finance, Queensland University of Technology, revised 10 Sep 2009.
    6. Bishopp, Stephen A. & Boots, Denise Paquette, 2014. "General strain theory, exposure to violence, and suicide ideation among police officers: A gendered approach," Journal of Criminal Justice, Elsevier, vol. 42(6), pages 538-548.

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