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Title: Personality traits, cognitive distortions, life expectations and achievements as risk factors of anxiety and depression among students
Researcher: Nadeem Luqman
Guide(s): Sajid Ali Khan
Keywords: Psychology
Upload Date: 13-Nov-2013
University: Aligarh Muslim University
Completed Date: n.d.
Abstract: Present investigation seeks to investigate, Personality Traits, cognitive newlineDistortions, Life Expectations and Achievements as Risk Factors of Anxiety and Depression Among Students. There are three core or main objectives of present investigation, 1) To determine that some personality traits leads as risk factors of anxiety and depression among students, 2) To determine that cognitive distortions leads as risk factors of anxiety and depression among students, 3) To determine that Life Expectations And Achievements Leads as risk factors of anxiety and Depression among students. These were the core objectives of investigation. In order to investigate these core objectives investigator collected the data of 300 students from higher senior secondary school students, graduation students and post graduation students from Aligarh Muslim University further data was divided into 100 students each group in order to explore above mentioned objectives investigator used, following measures, short version of NEO-FFI, Dysfunctional Attitude Questionnaire , and a open ended questionnaire for investigating factor of Life Expectations and Achievements, Beck Anxiety Inventory and Beck Depression Inventory 2nd ed. According to the purpose and objectives of investigation step-wise multiple regression analysis, Simple linear regression analysis, independent t-test and One Way ANOVA was used. Step wise multiple regression analysis showed that for first two groups that is higher senior secondary group, and for graduation groups neuroticism appeared as significant predictor for both anxiety and depression, while the results were bit different for post graduation group conscientiousness appeared as first significant predictor while neuroticism appeared as second significant predictor for both anxiety and depression, neuroticism appeared as significant risk factor of anxiety and depression among overall sample of 300 students (Hss, Graduation and Post-Graduation)
Pagination: 163p.
Appears in Departments:Department of Psychology

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