Merdiyani, Eriska Dwi (2006) KECEMASAN DALAM MENGHADAPI MENOPAUSE DITINJAU DARI SELISIH USIA PASANGAN SUAMI ISTRI. Other thesis, University of Muhammadiyah Malang.


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Menopause is an event experienced by every woman as a result of the decline of the hormones estrogen and progesterone produced by the ovaries in the body. This event does not come suddenly, but beginning with the transition. In the transition occurs much physical and psychological changes in a woman, these changes cause anxiety. Generally, every woman experiences anxiety when approaching menopause. The purpose of this study is to investigate the differences of anxiety in the face of menopause in terms of age difference husband and wife. This research is quantitative research, conducted on December 5 to 8 December 2005. The sample used in this study as many as 60 people, drawn by using purposive sampling technique. Data obtained by using the anxiety scale in facing menopause, which is then analyzed using Anova one lane. From the data analysis shows that there are differences in anxiety in the face of menopause which is very significant (F = 108.0856; sig = 0.000) when viewed from the age difference between husband and wife. Where wives older than husbands of anxiety is higher than the peer's wife and the wife who is younger than her husband. The same age as husband and wife experiencing lower anxiety when compared to the older wife of a husband, and his anxiety was higher when compared to the younger wife of the husband. Wife who is younger than the husband of anxiety is lower when compared to a peer's wife or wives who are older than husband.

Item Type: Thesis (Other)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Psychology > Department of Psychology
Depositing User: Rayi Tegar Pamungkas
Date Deposited: 24 Jul 2012 06:02
Last Modified: 24 Jul 2012 06:02

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