TITLE

ADAPTATION OF RESILIENCE SCALE (RS): IT'S RELIABILITY AND VALIDITY

AUTHOR(S)
Terzi, Şerife
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Turkish Psychological Counseling & Guidance Journal;2006, Vol. 3 Issue 26, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article cites a study that analyzed the reliability and validity of the Resilience Scale (RS) as it is adapted to Turkish. Study participants were undergraduate students from four different departments of the School of Education of Gazi University in Ankara, Turkey during the fall semester of 2005-2006. The study revealed that the RS possessed acceptable psychometric properties as a measure of resilience for college students. The 24 item RS measure resilience was regarded a positive personality characteristic that raised individuals' adaptation.
ACCESSION #
31949269

 

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