The Mediating Role of Monitoring in the Association of Religion With Self-Control

@inproceedings{Carter2012TheMR,
  title={The Mediating Role of Monitoring in the Association of Religion With Self-Control},
  author={Evan Carter and Michael E. Mccullough and Charles S Carver},
  year={2012}
}
Religiosity is related to a variety of positive outcomes and the nature of this relationship has long been a topic of inquiry. Recently, it was proposed that an important piece of this puzzle may be the propensity for religious beliefs to promote self-control, a trait that is linked to a range of benefits. How religion translates into self-control, however, remains unclear. We examined the extent to which religiosity’s relationship with self-control is mediated by self-monitoring, perceived… CONTINUE READING