The authors thank Philip J. Kraemer for making this project possible, and Roger P. Sugarman and Gary Lindl for their helpful assistance with these data. The authors also thank Monica Harris Kern and Richard H. Smith for their comments on an earlier version of this manuscript, and Olga Dekhtyar and Greg T. Smith for their statistical advice and help with the structural equation model.
Optimism and College Retention: Mediation by Motivation, Performance, and Adjustment1
Version of Record online: 28 JUL 2009
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Journal of Applied Social Psychology
Volume 39, Issue 8, pages 1887–1912, August 2009
How to Cite
Solberg Nes, L., Evans, D. R. and Segerstrom, S. C. (2009), Optimism and College Retention: Mediation by Motivation, Performance, and Adjustment. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 39: 1887–1912. doi: 10.1111/j.1559-1816.2009.00508.x
- Issue online: 28 JUL 2009
- Version of Record online: 28 JUL 2009
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