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Title Social fitness and resilience : a review of relevant constructs, measures, and links to well-being / Juliana McGene.
Imprint Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (46 pages).
Series RAND Project AIR FORCE series on resiliency
Rand Project Air Force series on resiliency.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 31-46).
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject United States. Air Force -- Airmen -- Psychology.
United States. Air Force.
Psychology, Military.
Airmen -- Family relationships -- United States.
Sociology, Military -- United States.
Social networks -- United States.
Resilience (Personality trait)
United States.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Social fitness definition and constructs -- Definition -- Constructs -- Measures of social fitness, sources of social fitness, and the link to well-being -- Measures of social fitness -- Social support from family and the link to well-being -- Social support from friends, co-workers, and unit members, and the link to well-being -- Social support from neighborhoods, cyber communities, and imagined communities -- Social networks and well-being -- Negative aspects of social ties -- Summary -- Barriers and bridges to social support -- Intra-individual factors -- Interpersonal factors -- Interventions to promote social fitness -- Efforts related to intra-individual factors and social support -- Efforts related to interpersonal factors and social support -- Efforts related to the influence of social support on well-being -- Conclusion.
Summary Examines social fitness, the combination of resources from social connections that influence how individuals respond to stressful circumstances, to identify methods of increasing social connectedness and support among U.S. Airmen and their families.
Other Title Print version: McGene, Juliana. Social fitness and resilience. Santa Monica, CA : RAND, [2013] 9780833078469