positive and negative attitude

Known as: pessimism and optimism 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
Dispositional optimism is an individual difference promoting psychosocial adjustment and well-being during adolescence… (More)
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2013
2013
UNLABELLED Dispositional optimism has been shown to beneficially influence various experimental and clinical pain experiences… (More)
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2009
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2009
The combination of less positive and more negative expectations for the future (i.e., lower optimism and higher pessimism… (More)
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2009
2009
Evidence suggests that optimism may be protective for health during times of heightened stress, yet the mechanisms involved… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Patients' expectations regarding their surgical recovery can significantly influence health outcomes… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Dispositional optimism has been associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular mortality, but the underlying mechanisms… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Dispositional optimism, defined in terms of life engagement and generalized positive outcome expectancies for one's… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE It is unclear whether the personality trait of dispositional optimism, defined in terms of generalized positive outcome… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE This study investigated whether situational and dispositional optimism were protective against dimensions of distress… (More)
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1993
1993
Similar mechanisms have been proposed to explain the stress-buffering effects of both dispositional optimism and perceived… (More)
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