Gambaran psychological well-being pada wanita yang menjadi istri pertama dalam keluarga poligami

Virgio Chyntara, Falliandra (2016) Gambaran psychological well-being pada wanita yang menjadi istri pertama dalam keluarga poligami. Skripsi thesis, Universitas Tarumanagara.


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"The term ‘polygamy’ refers to a matrimonial system between a man and many women at the same time (Hirschfelder & Rahmaan, 2003). First wife is often had negative impacts from this marriage, such as negative social reaction from the society, conflict among the family when the women choose to be the second wife, conflict with the other wife, social impacts, and domestic violence (Mulia, 2004; Nurohmah, 2003). This adjustment would be more difficult if the adult has to run the ‘unfamiliar’ matrimonial system like polygamy. These challenge and problems that have to be faced by the other wife are a particular life experience that could affect her psychological well-being. The researcher used qualitative methods to the four informants. The result of this research showed that these first wives are having a variations quality in their psychological well-being. These variations are influence by the demographic factors, social support, self-evaluation mechanism, personality factor, religiosity, and any other factors such as motivation to get married, understanding about the essence of polygamous marriage, and also their anticipation toward the consequence of being a first wife. This research also found that good marital adjustment affects psychological well-being condition for first wife in her adult period. "

Item Type: Thesis (Skripsi)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Polygamy, psychological well-being, first wife
Subjects: Skripsi/Tugas Akhir
Skripsi/Tugas Akhir > Fakultas Psikologi
Divisions: Fakultas Psikologi > Psikologi
Depositing User: Admin Fakultas Psikologi
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2019 02:06
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2019 02:06

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