American Journal of Community Psychology

, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 133–138 | Cite as

Social support interventions and the third law of ecology

  • Manuel BarreraJr.
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Keywords

Social Support Social Psychology Health Psychology Support Intervention Social Support Intervention 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Manuel BarreraJr.
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  1. 1.Psychology DepartmentArizona State UniversityTempe

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