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ERIC Number: EJ553129
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1073-1911
Ego-Strength, Hardiness, Self-Esteem, Self-Efficacy, Optimism, and Maladjustment: Health-Related Personality Constructs and the "Big Five" Model of Personality.
Bernard, Larry C.; Hutchison, Steven; Lavin, Alexander; Pennington, Pamela
Assessment, v3 n2 p115-31 Jun 1996
Six personality measures, measures of stress, self-reported health status and coping, and a measure of social desirability were administered to samples of college students and adults (n=589) in a series of four studies. Correlations among these measures and evidence for a higher order factor called Health Proneness factor are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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