Social Behavior and Personality: an international journal

Articles from Vol. 35, No. 5, 2007

A Comparison of Parental Attitude Perceptions in Children of Working and Nonworking Mothers
The differences between the perceptions of parental attitudes in children of working and nonworking mothers and whether gender influences parental attitude perceptions were investigated. A General Information Form and the Bronfrenner Parents' Attitude...
An Analysis of the Relationships between Teacher Efficacy, Teacher Self-Esteem and Orientations to Seeking Help
The relationships between teacher efficacy, teacher self-esteem and orientation to seeking help were investigated in this study. Three questionnaires were used with a sample of 151 prospective teachers and 67 experienced teachers. The three questionnaires...
Coping Styles of Alcohol-Dependent Individuals: Comparison with Depressed Patients and Controls
The profile of coping mechanisms in a sample of 164 subjects (60 alcohol-dependent individuals, 47 depressed patients, 57 controls) was investigated. Data were collected over the period January-December 2004, at the Eginition Psychiatric Hospital of...
Internal Validation of a Biodata Extraversion Scale for Salespeople
Extraversion is a personality trait commonly required in sales jobs, and a demonstrated element of efficient performance in such jobs. Considering extraversion's subtrait structure relevant for sales positions (sociability - enjoyment of social activities;...
Perceived Parenting Styles and Disordered Personality Traits in Adolescent and Adult Students and in Personality Disorder Patients
To examine the relationship between perceptions of parenting and personality, the Parental Bonding Instrument (PBI; Parker, Tupling, & Brown, 1979) and the Dimensional Assessment of Personality Pathology - Basic Questionnaire (DAPP; Livesley &...
Relationships between Lmx and Subordinates' Feedback-Seeking Behaviors
Relationships among subordinates' feedback-seeking strategy preferences, Leader-Member Exchange (LMX), social cost, and source credibility were examined. Employees (N = 134) of civil engineering companies in South Korea completed a questionnaire. Findings...
Teacher Self-Efficacy Belief
This study presents development and validation of a new measurement instrument to explore student-teachers' self-efficacy beliefs toward teaching. We developed and administered a survey to 346 student teachers at Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey...
The Impact of Gender, Anxiety, and Depression on Performance on Pursuit Rotor
In this study the impact of gender, levels of anxiety, and depression on pursuit rotor performance task was investigated. The participants were 292 undergraduate students (171 men and 121 women) of Kuwait University, Kuwait. They completed an anxiety...
The Relationship of Leadership, Team Trust and Team Performance: A Comparison of the Service and Manufacturing Industries
The objective of this study was to investigate and compare the relationships and variations among leadership, team trust and team performance in the service and manufacturing industries. The results of using structural equation modeling to conduct hypotheses...
The Three-Stage Model of Volunteers' Duration of Service
The main objective of this paper was to describe the latest results of a longitudinal study carried out by our research team with a sample of social work volunteers, whose one-year follow-up has just been completed, allowing us to draw up what we have...