publication . Article . 2013

A Study of Hope in the Future among Students and its Affecting Factors

Mohammad Bagher Alizadeh Aghdam;
Open Access Persian
  • Published: 01 Feb 2013 Journal: جامعه شناسی کاربردی (issn: 2008-5745, eissn: 2322-343X, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: University of Isfahan
Introduction   Hopefulness and hopelessness towards future is one of the important and considerable issues in social science which has been studied scientifically since 1960s. This issue was studied in different forms in relation with negative feelings, compatibility. Being hopeful is considered as the most important motivation in one’s life, because hope is root of creativity and development in human life. It prepares bed for goal achievement and also helps people to get it. Snyder and his coworkers (1994) believe that hope is a positive motivation state and acts as activity factor (energy and goal achievement and planning to achieve the goal). Studies show tha...
free text keywords: Hope, religion, economic capital, social capital, cultural capital, Social Sciences, H, Sociology (General), HM401-1281
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