The Relationship Between Hope, Eustress, Self-Efficacy, and Life Satisfaction Among Undergraduates

  title={The Relationship Between Hope, Eustress, Self-Efficacy, and Life Satisfaction Among Undergraduates},
  author={Geraldine O'sullivan},
  journal={Social Indicators Research},
  • G. O'sullivan
  • Published 1 March 2011
  • Psychology
  • Social Indicators Research
The construct of eustress was studied alongside hope and self-efficacy, to explore how these constructs are related to life satisfaction among undergraduates. Questionnaires were administered to undergraduates to test the hypotheses that (1) as eustress levels increase, so will life satisfaction levels; (2) when eustress, hope, and self-efficacy are examined together, they will predict life satisfaction better than eustress alone; (3) eustress, hope, and self-efficacy will all be positively… 
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