The Role of Optimism in Stress and Coping of Undergraduate Students in Goa

@inproceedings{Pacheco2016TheRO,
  title={The Role of Optimism in Stress and Coping of Undergraduate Students in Goa},
  author={Brian Pacheco and Dr. Shanmukh V. Kamble},
  year={2016}
}
The present study was designed to study the relationship between optimism, stress and coping with stress. The sample for the study comprised of 500 undergraduate students from colleges in Goa. Three measures—‘Life Orientation Test-Revised’ by Scheier & Carver (1994), ‘Perceived Stress Scale’ by Cohen, Kamarck, & Mermelstein (1983), and ‘COPE’ by Carver, Scheier, & Weintraub (1989) were administered to participants. The findings of the research indicate a moderate negative relationship between… 

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