Authors: Sarah Hafiza ; Marty Mawarpury ;  Dahlia and Maya Khairani

Affiliation: Universitas Syiah Kuala, Indonesia

ISBN: 978-989-758-448-0

Keyword(s): Subjective Well-Being, Self-Acceptance, Scavengers, Banda Aceh

Abstract: Working as a scavenger provides positive and negative experiences. It relates to the individual's self-esteem and subjective well-being. The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between subjective well-being with self-acceptance on scavengers in Banda Aceh. This study using a quantitative approach with non-probability sampling and incidental sampling techniques which involved 94 scavengers consisting of 48 males and 46 females (17-65 years). Subjective well-being was measured using Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS) and Scale of Positive and Negative Experience (SPANE), while self-acceptance was measured using Berger's Self-Acceptance Scale. Data analysis using correlation analysis Spearman-Brown Formula with the result of correlation coefficient (r)=0.036 and significance value (p)=0.727 (p>0.05). These results indicated that there was no relationship between subjective well-being and self-acceptance on scavengers. In separate, data showed that more than 50% of sc avengers with the highest category, both for subjective well-being (67.1%) and self-acceptance (61.7%). It happens caused by several factors in the meaning of life. (More)

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Hafiza, S.; Mawarpury, M.; Dahlia, . and Khairani, M. (2019). Subjective Well-being and Self-acceptance among Scavengers.In Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Psychology - Volume 1: ICPsy, ISBN 978-989-758-448-0, pages 243-248. DOI: 10.5220/0009447202430248

author={Sarah Hafiza. and Marty Mawarpury. and Dahlia. and Maya Khairani.},
title={Subjective Well-being and Self-acceptance among Scavengers},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Psychology - Volume 1: ICPsy,},


JO - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Psychology - Volume 1: ICPsy,
TI - Subjective Well-being and Self-acceptance among Scavengers
SN - 978-989-758-448-0
AU - Hafiza, S.
AU - Mawarpury, M.
AU - Dahlia, .
AU - Khairani, M.
PY - 2019
SP - 243
EP - 248
DO - 10.5220/0009447202430248

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