However, to our knowledge, researchers have not examined the link between mental health problems and dispositional
self-determination through needs satisfaction.
It has been chosen to describe those that were conducted with the goal of verifying the factorial structure in different cultural contexts, since that can be an important characteristic when studying dispositional
optimism, as pointed by Carver, Scheier and Segerstrom (2010).
Thus, this manuscript aims to present psychometric evidence of the Dispositional
Envy Scale, and to do so, two studies were conducted.
variable was measured using the ten-item Proactive Personality scale developed by Seibert et al.
Meeting deadlines was rated as a highly valued dispositional
The hypotheses in this study are as follow: i) intrinsic motivation will positively predict dispositional
flow and negatively predict SPA.
Flow Scale-2 (DFS-2;Jackson and Eklund, 2002): DFS-2 includes thirty-six items and is used for assessing individual's tendency in experiencing flow in sport and exercise.
2000) suggested that the personal qualities of individuals, such as dispositional
affect, might affect how they perceive career barriers.
This shifts the ethics of encounter from epistemological to affective terms: in a word, it demands a dispositional
ethics that construes responsibility as responsiveness.
For instance, some researchers focus on forgiveness as a dispositional
trait, whereas others view it as a process of gradual, prosocial change.
The importance of dispositional
factors on entrepreneurial intention was initially recognized decades ago (Gartner, 1988, Brockhaus, 1980) yet the research received little attention subsequently.
The study also suggests that "people who like many things (those with positive dispositional
attitudes) also do many things during the course of a week, while people who dislike many things (those with low dispositional
attitudes) do very few things with their time.