M L Cooper

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Drinking and sexual experience on first dates among adolescents
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:191-202. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Attachment styles, emotion regulation, and adjustment in adolescence
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:1380-97. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Mixed messages: implications of social conflict and social support within close relationships for adjustment to a stressful life event
    B Major
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 72:1349-63. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Motivations for sex and risky sexual behavior among adolescents and young adults: a functional perspective
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri at Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:1528-58. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Personal resilience, cognitive appraisals, and coping: an integrative model of adjustment to abortion
    B Major
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:735-52. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivations for condom use: do pregnancy prevention goals undermine disease prevention among heterosexual young adults?
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    Health Psychol 18:464-74. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint A motivational perspective on risky behaviors: the role of personality and affect regulatory processes
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers 68:1059-88. 2000

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Drinking and sexual experience on first dates among adolescents
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:191-202. 1997
    ..Results are discussed in terms of a more general variant of Steele's model that allows for both alcohol-related disinhibition and inhibition...
  2. ncbi request reprint Attachment styles, emotion regulation, and adjustment in adolescence
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:1380-97. 1998
    ..Finally, patterns of attachment effects were similar across age, gender, and racial groups, with some important exceptions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Mixed messages: implications of social conflict and social support within close relationships for adjustment to a stressful life event
    B Major
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 72:1349-63. 1997
    ..Among women who perceived their mothers or friends as nonsupportive, no relationship was observed between conflict and distress. Cross-source buffering was not observed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Motivations for sex and risky sexual behavior among adolescents and young adults: a functional perspective
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri at Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 75:1528-58. 1998
    ..Results provide strong support for the functionalist perspective on behavior and indicate that an adequate understanding of sexual risk-taking behavior must take into account the various needs and goals that such behavior can serve...
  5. ncbi request reprint Personal resilience, cognitive appraisals, and coping: an integrative model of adjustment to abortion
    B Major
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara 93106, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 74:735-52. 1998
    ..Greater support seeking was associated with reduced distress, and greater religious coping was associated with less decision satisfaction...
  6. ncbi request reprint Motivations for condom use: do pregnancy prevention goals undermine disease prevention among heterosexual young adults?
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    Health Psychol 18:464-74. 1999
    ..These findings indicate that condom users comprise distinct subgroups, defined in part by their underlying motives for use, and highlight important conceptual and empirical reasons to distinguish among them...
  7. ncbi request reprint A motivational perspective on risky behaviors: the role of personality and affect regulatory processes
    M L Cooper
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Pers 68:1059-88. 2000
    ..The model provides a highly general though not complete account of risky behaviors...