The Relationship between Friendly Behavior and Body Image with Life Satisfaction in Women

Alah-gholilo, Kolsom and Abolghasemi, Abbas and Dehghan, Hossein and Imani, Hass (2013) The Relationship between Friendly Behavior and Body Image with Life Satisfaction in Women. Journal of Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, 22 (97). pp. 139-146.

Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://jmums.mazums.ac.ir/article-1-1769-en.html

Abstract

Background and purpose: Friendly behavior (as a one of the main characteristics of positive affect), and positive and negative feelings about body image can influence life satisfaction among women. This research aimed at determining the relationship between friendly behavior and body image with life satisfaction in women. Materials and methods: The research sample consisted of 200 women, aged between 20 to 25 years who were selected through random cluster sampling method in Shahrood, Iran. Friendly behavior scale, body image questionnaire and satisfaction with life scale were used. The data was analyzed using Pearson correlation coefficient and multiple regression analyses. Results: Results showed positive correlation between friendly behavior (r=0.30) and body image (r=0.66) with life satisfaction in women (P<0.001). Conclusion: This study showed that friendly behavior and body image highly influence (62) life satisfaction among women.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Friendly behavior, body image, life satisfaction
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email eprints@mazums.ac.ir
Date Deposited: 04 Jan 2018 18:22
Last Modified: 04 Jan 2018 18:22
URI: http://eprints.mazums.ac.ir/id/eprint/2190

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item