Optimism, Type A behavior, and psychological well-being in Japanese women.

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The relations of self-report scores for optimism, Type A behavior, and stress with those for depression and anxiety were examined in 144 Japanese female college students. A significant interaction of scores on optimism and Type A behavior indicated that subjects who reported higher optimism and higher Type A behavior had a lower mean for anxiety than those… (More)

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@article{Sumi1997OptimismTA, title={Optimism, Type A behavior, and psychological well-being in Japanese women.}, author={Katsunori Sumi and K. Horie and S Hayakawa}, journal={Psychological reports}, year={1997}, volume={80 1}, pages={43-8} }