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Emotion Regulation Strategies as a Predictor of Life Satisfaction in University Students

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The goal of this research is to analyze the predictive power level of parent educational background, parent profession and suppression and reappraisal strategies, which are the emotion regulation strategies, on life satisfaction of individuals. Multiple Linear Regression model is used in the study whose research group is made of 422 students from a University, which has a total of 28,000 students, situated in the East of Turkey. Students in the research group are from different grades and demographic features. “Emotion Regulation Scale”, “Satisfaction with Life Scale”, and “Personal Information Form” are used in gathering the data of the research.

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Yiğit, A. , Özpolat, A. & Kandemir, M. (2014). Emotion Regulation Strategies as a Predictor of Life Satisfaction in University Students. Psychology, 5, 523-532. doi: 10.4236/psych.2014.56062.

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