Values and Sustainable Consumption Behavior of Women: a Turkish Sample


ŞENER A. , HAZER O.

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT, cilt.16, ss.291-300, 2008 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/sd.329
  • Dergi Adı: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.291-300

Özet

We conducted this study to test the impact of values on women's sustainable consumption behavior. The sample consisted of 600 women in Ankara, Turkey. We used a list Of 23 values from five value types from Schwartz's model. We measured sustainable consumption behavior with a five-point scale for 14 environment-friendly behaviors. We found that the values of this sample of Turkish women are related to their behaviors. Copyright (C) 2007 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd and ERP Environment.