Is Moving Gendered? The Effects of Residential Mobility on the Psychological Well-Being of Men and Women

Magdol, Lynn
December 2002
Sex Roles;Dec2002, Vol. 47 Issue 11-12, p553
Academic Journal
Presents a study which used secondary analysis to reexamine the negative psychological effects of residential mobility. Review of literature on residential mobility; Impact of physical location on postmodern men and women; Discussion of results.


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