Janet Smith's research while affiliated with Pittsburg State University and other places

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Article
The purpose of the study was to determine whether marital relationships of doctoral students were affected while they were enrolled in graduate programs. The stratified sample consisted of 54 participants who completed the Demographics and Structured Questionnaire, Locke-Wallace Marital Adjustment Test, and Index of Marital Satisfaction. There were...

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... Graduate students may decide to relocate to pursue their degrees, which may require partners to find new jobs near the student's school or force the couple to live apart during graduate school (Clerge et al., 2017). Cumulatively, the decision to pursue a graduate degree can be viewed as a disruption to the family system (Brannock et al., 2000;Carter & McGoldrick, 2005;Gold, 2006), which impacts both students and their partners. ...