Emotional Health, Well-Being, And Religion as Quest

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This study examined the relationship between the religious orientation quest and well-being using the 1998 General Social Survey. In addition to the religious orientation quest the extrinsic and intrinsic religious orientations were also investigated. Analysis of the data indicated that there was a slight negative association between quest and general well-being, while also demonstrating a strong positive association between quest and inner peace. These results underscore the supposition that quest is an orientation that is complex and ultimately deserves further attention.

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Alexander, Kimberly A. August 2000.

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This study examined the relationship between the religious orientation quest and well-being using the 1998 General Social Survey. In addition to the religious orientation quest the extrinsic and intrinsic religious orientations were also investigated. Analysis of the data indicated that there was a slight negative association between quest and general well-being, while also demonstrating a strong positive association between quest and inner peace. These results underscore the supposition that quest is an orientation that is complex and ultimately deserves further attention.

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Alexander, Kimberly A. Emotional Health, Well-Being, And Religion as Quest, dissertation, August 2000; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc2587/: accessed June 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .