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Proposing instrument to measure impression management among flood victims

Salleh, Nurul ‘Aaina and Mustaffa, Che Su and Mohd Taib, Ariffin (2013) Proposing instrument to measure impression management among flood victims. International Journal of Social Science and Humanity, 3 (6). pp. 538-542. ISSN 2010-3646

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Abstract—Flood disaster is one of the events that have an impact on the lives of the individuals involved in Malaysia.Destruction and loss make a person feels depressed besides being worried.Even worse when the victims become depressed as a result of the incident. Flood events can be seen as a threat to the well-being of individuals both physically and emotionally.This article will discuss how stress, anxiety and depression are relatedtothe quality of life and well-being of flood victims.The discussion is based on the Stressful Life EventsTheory, Freud’s Anxiety Theory, Beck's Cognitive Theory of Depression and the Quality of Life Conceptual Model.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Flood victims, impression management, instrument, malaysian culture
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GB Physical geography
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Prof. Dr. Che Su Mustaffa
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2014 07:12
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2014 07:12

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