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Relation of religious attitude and hijab with happiness among married women

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The research was aimed to examine the relationship of religious attitude and hijab with happiness among married women. The research population consisted of all married women in the city of Sanandaj in the year 2014. The sample size of 100 people was selected via using simple random sampling method. Tools for measuring were Krishna raj and Balasubramanian Students' Religious Attitude Scale (RASUS), researcher made questionnaire on Attitude to Hijab and Questionnaire of Oxford's Happiness. The method was one of correlation that falls into applied researches. To analyze data, Pearson correlation coefficient and multivariate regression were used. Findings revealed that there was a significant and positive relationship between religious attitude and attitude to hijab with women's happiness.
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  • Department of Psychology, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
  • Department of Psychology, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Medical Sciences in Kerman, Kerman, Iran
  • Department of Psychology, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
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