The Role of Environmental Commitment and Psychological Well-being in the Relationship between Spirituality, Environmental Attitude and Positive Youth Development

Published: 4 May 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/kmwhj7y3vg.1


The goal of this study was to shed further light into the dynamics of relationship between spirituality and positive youth development. We examined the role of environmental commitment and psychological well-being. SEM analysis showed that spirituality has significant effect on environmental commitment and psychological well-being and both these could mediate effect of spirituality on positive youth development.


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Adolescents (374) were selected from urban and rural areas. Study uses questionnaires to collect data. Scales measuring youth spirituality, environmental attitude, environmental commitment, psychological well-being and positive youth development were employed to collect data. Data were analyzed using SPSS 21. Structural Equation Modelling was done using AMOS 23 verson.


Periyar University


Applied Sciences, Social Sciences