Attachment Styles and Relationship Quality among Young Couples

Fatahyah, Yahya (2017) Attachment Styles and Relationship Quality among Young Couples. Journal of Cognitve Sciences & Human Development, 3 (1). pp. 11-21. ISSN 2462-1153

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Abstract

This research was aimed to study the relationship between attachment style and rela-tionship quality among young couples. A correlational research design was adopted to answer the objectives of this study. A total of 257 students of Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS), Sarawak participated in this study. Two types of questionnaire were used in this study; the Experience in Close Relationship (ECR) to measure the attachment styles, and Couples Satisfaction Index (CSI) to measure the relationship satisfaction of the couples. The results showed that there was a significant relation-ship between attachment style and relationship quality among the young couples in UNIMAS. Attachment avoidance and attachment anxiety had a significant effect on the relationship quality of the young couples. It is suggested for future studies to con-sider selecting the samples by using simple random sampling as the targeted popula-tion would be able to represent the whole population and the result would be more accurate.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Attachment avoidance; attachment anxiety, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Cognitive Sciences and Human Development
Depositing User: Yahya
Date Deposited: 27 Jun 2018 03:19
Last Modified: 26 Jul 2018 06:42
URI: http://ir.unimas.my/id/eprint/20505

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