Hardiness as a mediator of health

Mirosława Spaleniak-Jurkowska , Daria Pizuńska


The aim of the article is to present hardiness as one of the mediators of health. Hardiness is not acommon variable in Polish studies, especially in the field of health psychology. The article points to several views in the literature on the construct of hardiness and its relationship to two other psychological constructs -a sense of coherence and resilience. The article points out the dependencies between the constructs as well as the similarities and differences resulting from the perspectives adopted by the researchers. The article also presents a description of hardiness testing methods and presents the psychometric values of the questionnaires indicated.
Author Mirosława Spaleniak-Jurkowska
Mirosława Spaleniak-Jurkowska,,
, Daria Pizuńska (FSS/IPsych/DSP)
Daria Pizuńska,,
- Division of Social Psychology
Publication size in sheets0.50
Book Kępczak Norbert, Solarczyk Paweł (eds.): The Book of articles National Scientific Conference for PhD Students: II edition, 2019, Promovendi Foundation Publishing, ISBN 978-83-952839-3-2, 41 p.
Keywords in Englishhardiness, sence of coherence, resilience
Languageen angielski
Score (nominal)5
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ScoreMinisterial score = 5.0, 28-01-2020, MonographChapterAuthor
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