Literature Review

  • Atefeh AhmadiEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Well-Being and Quality of Life Research book series (BRIEFSWELLBEING)


Literature review is based on previous studies focused on similar objectives. Comparing the results of this study with them can support or violate their achievement. Definition and value of mindfulness as the main keypoint of the research and its relationship with population of the research as well as independent variables of the study were illustrated in this chapter. Famous standard instruments measuring mindfulness as well as which one used in this research were described. Characteristics of sample of this study were placed at the end of the chapter.


Mindfulness University Age Gender Religion Educational level Health condition Race Family status MAAS 


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  1. 1.Faculty of Nursing and MidwiferyKerman University of Medical SciencesKermanIran

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