(2003) studied 9-14 year old youth and concluded that most materialistic
individuals had problems in their schooling.
Maybe people in small towns are not so wealthy, neither do they have a high materialistic
desire, but I think they really know how to find happiness from small things that we urban people do not even notice," she added.
The quality of life is not dependent on materialistic
possessions, and wellbeing is not materialistic
in nature, but, secreted in life experiences and compassion towards others.
Thus, in this perspective, materialism does not refer to philosophical theories that explain the ontological reality through the existence of matter, but it makes mention of materialistic
values, of what people consider useful or important.
The release also added that the army chief had contacted Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah and General Abdullah Nawaf Al Sabah, and mentioned that the helicopter had suffered 'minimal materialistic
damage' and his delegation had suffered 'mild injuries'.
Jessy Ang, who has attended to soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, belied the thinking that policemen, who have been trained for years to handle conflict, could easily succumb to pressures from their materialistic
And as for my gossipy, superficial, materialistic
, shallow friends?
Once basic needs are met, other factors moderate the level of happiness (Kasser and Ryan 1993; Zavestoski 2002), and materialistic
values may begin to have a negative impact on CWB.
During his five-day visit, which begins Thursday, Francis is expected to encourage young Catholics to spread the faith and not get caught up in what he often calls a materialistic
, ''throwaway'' culture.
Other studies have tried to identify factors that influence a materialistic
These studies have found that the materialistic
self is external and fragile; however, why materialism can impact the self in this manner requires further investigation.