Personality and the Catholic religious vocation, I: Self and conflict in female entrants 1


  • Salvatore R. Maddi,

    1. University of Chicago
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  • Luigi M. Rulla

    1. Gregorian University, Rome
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      The authors are deeply indebted to Mrs Adolph Lobbia, who as a research coordinator has made sizable contributions at every level of the work, and without whom die study would not have been possible Paul T Costa, Jr, was especially helpful m planning computer analyses. In addition, Sister Joyce Ridick, Father Frank Imoda, Anthony Arnold, and many others, participated in scoring and analysing data.

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    The research reported here has been supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF GS-1203), the Foundations' Fund for Research in Psychiatry (FFBP 65–332), and the Social Science Research Council of the University of Chicago.