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Author Krawczyk, Rosemary ♦ Kalinowski, Jon
Source CiteSeerX
Content type Text
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Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Life Satisfaction ♦ Eastern European Country ♦ Role Conflict ♦ Personal Attribute ♦ Psychological Distress ♦ Slovak Woman ♦ Mental Health ♦ External Locus ♦ Mental Health Symptomatology ♦ U.s. Woman ♦ Similar Survey ♦ Work-related Attribute
Abstract Two samples of Slovak women in higher education were surveyed in order to determine the extent to which the personal attributes of locus of control and life satisfaction and work-related attributes of role conflict and ambiguity are related to mental health symptomatology. The personal attribute of external locus of control correlated positively with symptoms of psychological distress. Life satisfaction correlated negatively with mental health. Role conflict and ambiguity each correlated positively with all symptoms of psychological distress. Moderating effects of locus of control and life satisfaction were not found. Results are discussed in relation to findings from similar surveys of U.S. women in higher education and with respect to changes in higher education in post-communist
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study