Psychometric Properties of the Georgian Version of the Grit Scale
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Grit, Personality Traits, Creative Activities, Creative Achievements, Psychological Well-Being.

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SORDIA, N., & MARTSKVISHVILI, K. (2020). Psychometric Properties of the Georgian Version of the Grit Scale. PRIZREN SOCIAL SCIENCE JOURNAL, 4(1), 8-13. https://doi.org/10.32936/pssj.v4i1.128

Abstract

The concept of grit refers to an individual’s tendency to keep perseverance and passion for long-term goals despite setbacks or obstacles. The present research examines the psychometric properties of the Georgian version of the Grit. 431 individuals participated in the study. Results from the confirmatory factor analyses (CFA) supported a two-dimensional higher-order structure of grit. The relationship with big five personality traits, creative activities, creative achievements, and psychological well-being demonstrated the construct validity of the Georgian version of the Grit Scale (G-Grit). The Georgian version of the Grit Scale seems well suited for future research purposes.

Key words: Grit, Personality Traits, Creative Activities, Creative Achievements, Psychological Well-Being. 

https://doi.org/10.32936/pssj.v4i1.128
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