Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal

Articles from Vol. 33, No. 4, 2005

Depression among Turkish Female and Male University Students
This research aimed to examine (1) the depression levels of university students, and whether or not depression levels of university students differ significantly according to their gender, (2) if university students' problem-solving skills, submissiveness...
Dysfunctional Relationship Beliefs in Marital Satisfaction and Adjustment
This study investigated the association between dysfunctional relationship beliefs and marital relationships of Turkish nonclinical married individuals. The Interpersonal Cognitive Distortions Scale (Hamamci & Büyüközturk, 2004), Dyadic Adjustment...
Interpersonal Relatedness and Self-Definition in Late Adulthood Depression: Personality Predispositions, and Protective Factors
This study addresses depression in late adulthood within the context of Blatt's (1974; 1991) theory of development and vulnerabilities to depression. Participants were a sample of 237 Israeli community-dwelling old adults (age 65-75) in good health and...
Moral Skills of Schoolchildren
Data which would reveal the importance and level of moral skills of schoolchildren are still lacking. This research investigated children in 2 age groups and was based on the Moral Skills Inventory (Bakutyte, 1999). For the present study, this inventory...
Motive, Role Identity, and Prosocial Personality as Predictors of Volunteer Activity
Constructs from the functional analysis and role identity models of volunteerism were combined in a study of activity and tenure among hospice volunteers. The influence of prosocial personality tendencies on sustained volunteer activity was also examined....
Team Composition and Learning Behaviors in Cross-Functional Teams
This study examines the effects of two types of team diversity (functional and positional diversity) and team learning behaviors on the performance of cross-functional teams. Enterprise resource planning (ERP) system implementation teams were selected...
The Dynamic Interplay of Student Motivation and Cognition in the College of Education Students at Kuwait University
An everlasting controversial issue in is the problem of teaching students to become initiativemotivated, and self-regulating learners. This study focuses on the interactive relationships between students' motivation and cognition in the College of Education...