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Measuring the Unmeasurable: Maternal Piety Scales
Pertanika J. Soc. Sci. & Hum. (2008)
  • Siti Aishah Hassan, Ph.D., Universiti Putra Malaysia
Abstract
The purpose of this study was to develop an instrument that measures maternal spiritual characteristics. Particularly, the instrument aims to measure a domain of spirituality which is commonly regarded as “the un-measurable” i.e. Maternal Piety.The results provided evidence that the instrument achieved sound psychometrics properties.TLI, and CFI were > 0.90 and RMSEA was < 0.08 which were evidences for construct validity. Moreover, the findings supported the postulation that MP positively influenced MQR as evidence for the criterion-related validity. In short, Maternal Piety Scales is a reliable and valid instrument
Keywords
  • Spirituality,
  • maternal piety,
  • SEM,
  • CFA
Publication Date
2008
Citation Information
Siti Aishah Hassan. "Measuring the Unmeasurable: Maternal Piety Scales" Pertanika J. Soc. Sci. & Hum. Vol. 16 Iss. 1 (2008)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/siti_hassan/1/