Gratitude and subjective well-being in early adolescence: examining gender differences.

@article{Froh2009GratitudeAS,
  title={Gratitude and subjective well-being in early adolescence: examining gender differences.},
  author={J. Froh and Charles Yurkewicz and T. Kashdan},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={2009},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={
          633-50
        }
}
Gratitude was examined among 154 students to identify benefits from its experience and expression. Students completed measures of subjective well-being, social support, prosocial behavior, and physical symptoms. Positive associations were found between gratitude and positive affect, global and domain specific life satisfaction, optimism, social support, and prosocial behavior; most relations remained even after controlling for positive affect. Gratitude demonstrated a negative relation with… Expand
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