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DEVELOPMENT AND ST5ANDARDIZATION OF A TOOL TO ASSESS SPIRITUALITY IN FAMILIES FOR FAMILY BASED INTERVENTIONS.

Joseph, Thomas (2016) DEVELOPMENT AND ST5ANDARDIZATION OF A TOOL TO ASSESS SPIRITUALITY IN FAMILIES FOR FAMILY BASED INTERVENTIONS. PhD thesis, Christ university.

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Abstract

The aim of the study was to develop and standardize a tool for family spiritual assessment. The sample consisted of 1502 Indian participants which included member from three religious backgrounds namely: Christianity, Hinduism and Islam. The data collected through face-to-face interview was analyzed using exploratory factor analysis (EFA), t-test and ANOVA. A five-Item Likert-type tool developed was named as family spiritual assessment scale (FSAS) through a process of item development. EFA revealed that the 26th- item tool with 5-factor solution had an excellent internal consistency. Religious factor, Spiritual factor, Mental-health factor I (positive emotions),Mental-gealth factor II (Forgiveness), Mental health factor III (Negative emotions) are the five important factors of the scale. Gender differences were found in the spiritual factor, Mental health and total score of the scale where females have higher score than males...

Item Type:Thesis (PhD)
Subjects:Thesis
Thesis > Ph.D > Psychology
Thesis > Ph.D
ID Code:7823
Deposited By:Shaiju M C
Deposited On:17 May 2019 10:06
Last Modified:27 May 2019 10:08

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