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Relationship between social support, impression management and well-being among flood victims in Malaysia


Mustaffa, Che Su and Ahmad Marzuki, Najib and Ariffin, Mohd Taib and Salleh, Nurul ‘Aaina and Rahaman, Nur Haffiza (2014) Relationship between social support, impression management and well-being among flood victims in Malaysia. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 155. pp. 197-202. ISSN 1877-0428

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the relationship between social support and impression management on the well-being of flood victims in Malaysia.Literature review so far shows that there is a limited research on these variables especially in the area of disaster management in Malaysia. The paper is based on a quantitative approach by conducting a survey among flood victims.This study provides theoretical contributions to organizational communication research and the literature on disaster management context.On the other hand, the findings provide support for the effects of relationships between social support and impression management on the well-being of flood victims.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: International Conference on Communication and Media 2014 (i-COME’14), Organised by: School of Multimedia Technology and Communication, UUM, 18 - 20 October, 2014, Holiday Villa Beach Hotel and Resort, Langkawi, Malaysia.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Impression management; disaster management; social support; well-being
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > G Geography (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: School of Multimedia Technology & Communication
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Che Su Mustaffa
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2015 09:05
Last Modified: 23 May 2016 07:04
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/13021

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