Predictors of Attitude towards Preparation for Quality Aging in Undergraduate Students

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Nonthacha Chaitawittanun
Duchduen Emma Bhanthumnavin
Duangduen Bhanthumnavin
Kosol Meekun

Abstract

This correlational study aims at investigating important predictors and predictive percentage of psychological and situational factors on attitude towards preparation for quality aging. Samples were 489 undergraduate students. Results from Multiple Regression Analysis on attitude towards preparation for quality aging in total sample yielded 43.07%. The important predictors were future orientation and self-control, social support, and need for achievement.  The predictive percentage in subgroups range from 34.86% to 47.89%. The interesting findings were found in some subgroups in terms of different predictors from the total sample. The findings from this study could shed light on increasing favorable attitude towards preparation for quality aging in adolescents. Discussion and implications are presented.

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Chaitawittanun, N., Bhanthumnavin, D. E. ., Bhanthumnavin, D., & Meekun, K. (2020). Predictors of Attitude towards Preparation for Quality Aging in Undergraduate Students. International Journal for Innovation Education and Research, 8(10), 396-404. https://doi.org/10.31686/ijier.vol8.iss10.2693
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Nonthacha Chaitawittanun, National Institute of Development Administration

Ph.D. Candidate. The Graduate School of Social and Environmental Development

Duchduen Emma Bhanthumnavin, National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand

Associate Professor Dr.

Duangduen Bhanthumnavin, National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand

Professor Dr.

Kosol Meekun, University of Phayao, Thailand

Associate Professor Dr.

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