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SJKU 2014, 19(2): 68-76 Back to browse issues page
Investigation of religious/Islamic orientation and traits of students’ personality on the basis of big five-factors of personality (NEO)
Asgar Zerehpoush 1, Mohammad Bagher Kajbaf Dr2, Leila Heshmatifar 3, Amir Hossein Sadeghi Hosnijeh 3, Hamed Omidi 4
1- University of Isfahan , az.zerehpush@gmail.com
2- Associate Professor University of Isfahan
3- University of Isfahan
4- Allameh Tabatabaii University
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Background and Aim: Considering the importance of religion orientation in mental health and its stability up to adulthood, we performed this study to investigate religion/Islamic orientation and traits of students' personality on the basis of big five- factors of personality (NEO). Material and Method: This was a descriptive – analytical study. 272 subjects (men=128, women=144) between 18 and 28 years of age were selected by cluster sampling method and were assessed by means of two questionnaires: 1) Short – form of NEO- Personality Inventory and 2) Islamic-Religious Orientation questionnaire. SPSS software was used for data analysis. Results: The results of this study showed that all the traits of five factors of personality except for neuroticism had correlation with religious orientation (P<0.01). Factor of openness to experience predicted 0.11 of religion orientation in the students. According to the results of this study, there was a significant difference in religion orientation between males and females (t= -2/21). Conclusion: In general in our study, the personality traits had correlation with religion orientation and among them openness to experience had a more important role. Key words: Religion orientation, Five- Factors of Personality NEO, Student. Received: May 7, 2013 Accepted: Feb 10, 2014
Keywords: Religion orientation, Five- Factors of Personality NEO, Student.
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: General
Received: 2014/06/9 | Accepted: 2014/06/9 | Published: 2014/06/9
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Volume 19, Issue 2 (Scientific Journal of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences 2014) Back to browse issues page
مجله علمی دانشگاه علوم پزشکی کردستان Scientific Journal of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences
مجله علمی دانشگاه علوم پزشکی کردستان Scientific Journal of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences
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