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Authors:

  • Allen Barton, Univ. of Georgia
  • Steven Beach, Univ. of Georgia
The current study examined whether participation in the Protecting Strong African American Families program can protect rural African American couples from deleterious, impoverished economic contexts. Results indicated that elevated financial hardship was associated with less relationship satisfaction and confidence as well as more aggression, but only among couples in the control condition.