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IJSSH 2021 Vol.11(3): 54-58 ISSN: 2010-3646
doi: 10.18178/ijssh.2021.V11.1039

Post-Divorce Experience within Arab Context: Gender Differences

Muna Abdullah Al-Bahrani

Abstract—The impact of divorce experience on divorcees (N = 508) was examined within Arab context using stress measurement consisting of three domains: Cognitive, behavioral, and emotional. Results of a one-way analysis of variance indicated a statistically significant effect of gender within emotional domain. A strong correlation between emotional and cognitive symptoms subscales was found among divorcees. Negative moderate correlation between behavioral and cognitive as well as emotional and behavioral association were shown among men divorcees.

Index Terms—Arab, divorce, gender, symptoms.

Muna Abdullah Al-Bahrani is with Sultan Qaboos University, Department of Psychology, College of Education, Sultanate of Oman (e-mail: munabh@squ.edu.om).


Cite: Muna Abdullah Al-Bahrani, "Post-Divorce Experience within Arab Context: Gender Differences," International Journal of Social Science and Humanity vol. 11, no. 3, pp. 54-58, 2021.

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