IMPACT OF PERSISTENCE ON SELF-ESTEEM AT THE STUDENT AGE

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https://doi.org/10.26577/JPsS.2024.v88.i1.02
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Abstract

This article examines the relationship of self-esteem with perseverance, optimism, activity and responsibility. The authors analyzed the scientific literature in order to further explore self-esteem for its improvement. The relevance of this study is determined by the fact that self-esteem forms an idea of oneself, is an important regulator of behavior and affects all spheres of personal life. It determines the quality of life, efficiency and self-realization of the individual. The purpose of this study is to examine the features of self-esteem, the relationship with persistence and determine its socio-psychological factors.

The study involved 200 students aged 18 to 23 years from six universities in Kazakhstan. Five diagnostic techniques were used: Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale; Optimism and Activity Scale, AOS; Carver-White questionnaire, BIS/BAS; Locus of Control Survey (Rotter); Hexaco PI-R60 questionnaire. The results of the conducted research showed the relationship of self-esteem with such indicators as optimism and activity, sociability and responsibility. The influence on self-esteem of factors such as sports, self-belief, parental support, satisfaction with appearance and studies, academic performance, suicidal thoughts and loneliness. According to the empirical analysis, the tendency of respondents to overestimate their self-esteem was found. The paper discussed the characteristics of students their values and other indicators. The study showed that 23.5% of students feel lonely, almost the same number of students think about suicide. Thus, this study provides new knowledge about self-esteem and its relationship with other psychological factors. It contributed to the understanding of the role of self-esteem in the formation of self-image and personality behavior, and is also of practical value for the development of psychological programs and techniques for working with students' self-esteem.

Key words: self-esteem, self-confidence, optimism, activity, persistence.        

Author Biographies

N. Auyelbekova, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty

(correspondent author) - doctoral student of the Department of General and Applied Psychology, al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty, e-mail: nazgul_auelbekov@mail.ru

N. Akhtayeva, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty

Doctor of Psychological Sciences, Professor of the Department of General and Applied Psychology of al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan Almaty, e-mail: nadiyans@mail.ru

D. Klepikov, Asfendiyarov Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty

doctoral student of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, S. Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University, Kazakhstan, Almaty, e-mail: klepikov.d@mail.ru

Z. Sadvakassova, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty

Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of General and Applied Psychology, al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, Almaty, e-mail: zuhra76@mail.ru

H. Abdurakhmonov, Tashkent Pharmaceutical Institute, Uzbekistan, Tashkent

Doctor of Philosophy, Associate Professor of the Department of Social Sciences, Tashkent Pharmaceutical Institute Uzbekistan, Tashkent, e-mail: hasanabdurahmonov1991@mail.ru

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2024-03-20

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Auyelbekova, N. ., Akhtayeva, N. ., Klepikov, D. ., Sadvakassova, Z. ., & Abdurakhmonov, H. (2024). IMPACT OF PERSISTENCE ON SELF-ESTEEM AT THE STUDENT AGE . The Journal of Psychology &Amp; Sociology, 88(1), 16–27. https://doi.org/10.26577/JPsS.2024.v88.i1.02